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Good to know - deadhead to promote continued flowering. Curious name refers to the dense, black seeds which resemble the lead shot ammunition used in the 18th and 19th centuries.
Pests & Diseases - outdoors - slugs, caterpillars. Under glass - red spider mites.
Place of Origin - Asia, tropical North and South America.
Next date for despatch is 5th January.
Regretfully we are not currently exporting any more orders out of the UK until the end of January 2015, or later, depending on the weather.
Orders can also be collected in person from our Nurseries, or some of our shows - just tell us during the checkout process.