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LYSICHITON americanus

Additional Plant Details

  • Good to know - allow plenty of room for the leaves to develop.
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    Pests & Diseases - none.

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    Place of Origin - western North America.

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    Toxicity: Harmful if eaten - These will give you an upset tummy, so please don't eat any of these.

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    Toxicity: May cause skin allergy or irritant - Having skin or eye contact with these plants could result in an allergic reaction, burning or rash.

Delivery Information

Delivery Information

Estimated delivery between 26 September and 02 October 2014. Subject to all plants being in stock

Please note that orders will normally be despatched within 5 - 10 working days from receipt except in the busy Spring season when it may take up to 15 working days from receipt until despatch.

Orders can also be collected in person from our Nurseries, or some of our shows - just tell us during the checkout process.

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Hardiness Rating

Fully hardy - Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)

Mature Dimensions
overall height and width of plant once mature

Height - in metres - 1m (3ft)
Spread - in metres - 1.2m (4ft)

Plant Type

Herbaceous - marginal aquatic perennial which dies down in winter. Rosettes of oval, strongly-veined, glossy, leathery, mid- to dark-green leaves 50-120cm (20-48in) long. Spathes to 40cm (16in) long.

Preferred Location

Full Sun
Full Sun

Soil Conditions

Wet or boggy soil - fertile and humus-rich. Margins of stream or pond.

Flowers In

Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
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Dec

Buy LYSICHITON americanus

Pot size: 1.5 or 2 Litre

£14.50 each
3+£11.66 each
 MULTIBUY SAVING 

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