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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.
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 are unable to despatch any more EXPORT orders 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.