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(formerly Pentapterygium) Spreading to erect or scandent shrubs valued for their pendent tubular, bell- or urn-shaped flowers

Genus of about 400 species of spreading to erect or scandent shrubs, some epiphytic in the wild. They are found in scrub and forest in warm-temperate regions of eastern Asia to the western Pacific including Australia.

  • Place of Origin - eastern Asia to the western Pacific, including Australia
  • Will grow outside in milder locations - This could include plants which would survive happily in a greenhouse or conservatory if not in a mild location. If you have a sheltered spot in your garden then it may do well here.
  • Evergreen
Agapetes - Growing Guide

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AGAPETES 'Ludgvan Cross'   AWARD

AGAPETES 'Ludgvan Cross'  >

Large pale pink flowers veined a deeper pink with a crimson calyx. Suitable for the cool greenhouse or a sheltered wall. Flowering times can be erratic
£16.50 each


AGAPETES serpens  >

Grows up to 6ft eventually with bright red flowers and darker markings on pendent slender branches, like small lanterns. Tender except in the mildest areas
£16.00 each

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