"I have bought previously from Burncoose and was very impressed. Having also visited while on holiday-even more impressed. All staff encountered superb! We were even shown packing department-lovely staff with superior skills. Thank you."
"Just to say my order arrived safely, beautifully packed and in excellent condition. May I please convey my thanks to all those involved with my order, your service was of the highest standard."
Sincerely, Mr Gilboy
"The Lobelia Tupa arrived safely this morning, a wonderful specimen. Thank you so much for your great service, packing and sending. I look forward to it flowering next year. Kind regards.
Sue Bennett August 2009
Additional Plant Details
Good to know - the edible flowers are used in confectionery. Wildlife plant. Bees, flies. Ants are particularly attracted to outgrowths on the seeds and so aid dispersal.
Medicinal Properties - used, generally, as a sedative.
Pests & Diseases - slugs, snails. aphids, red spider mites. Leaf spot, possibly mosaic viruses, rust and powdery mildew
Place of Origin - western and southern Europe - widely naturalised.
Estimated delivery between 25 June and 01 July 2013. 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.