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BALLOTA pseudodictamnus

Additional Plant Details

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    Pests & Diseases - none

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    Place of Origin - Europe, western Asia.

Delivery Information

Now is our busy period - orders are being packed 6 days a week, however please remember it may be 14 days before you RECEIVE your plants.

We regret to inform you that we cannot currently accept orders for export outside of the UK until the autumn

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

Hardy - average winter - Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)

Mature Dimensions
overall height and width of plant once mature

Height - in metres - 45cm (18in)
Spread - in metres - 60cm (24in)

Plant Type

Evergreen - furry, yellowish grey-green leaves to 3cm (1¼in) long.
Ground Cover - These plants are typically low growing and spread quickly to inhibit weed growth on areas of bare soil - mound-forming subshrub with sparsely branched, erect, woody-based stems. Produces 2-lipped flowers 1.5cm (½in) long with open, funnel-shaped, pale green calyces 2cm (¾in) wide.

Preferred Location

Full Sun
Full Sun

Soil Conditions

well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil

Flowers In

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Buy BALLOTA pseudodictamnus

Pot size: 2.5 or 3 Litre
Delivery: Available from July 2015
£9.50 each 3+£8.33 each
 MULTIBUY SAVING 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

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