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GUNNERA

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  • Good to know - sizes vary from dwarf to gigantic. Large forms are excellent architectural plants. named by Linnaeus after Norwegian Bishop Johan Ernst Gunnerus.
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    Pests & Diseases - slugs, snails.

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    Place of Origin - southern Africa, Australasia, South America.

Delivery Information

Delivery Information

Estimated delivery between 27 October and 02 November 2014. 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.

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GUNNERA

Hardiness Rating

Fully hardy to Frost hardy - Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (50°F) but possibly only to -5°C (23°F)

Plant Type

Herbaceous - rhizomatous or evergreen perennials

Preferred Location

Full Sun
Full Sun - shelter from cold drying winds. Protect crowns of larger species in frost prone areas.

Soil Conditions

Wet or boggy soil - or deep, permanently moist, humus- rich soil.

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Varieties

GUNNERA magellanica
A dwarf carpet forming species from S.America
 MULTIBUY 
£10.00 each
3+£8.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

GUNNERA manicata

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Chile rhubarb, Giant prickly rhubarb
The more boggy the conditions the larger the giant, umbrella-shaped leaves.
Small £14.50 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant
Large £45.00 each
Specimen £70.00 each

GUNNERA perpensa

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River pumpkin
This species which is South African grows to around 2 feet and has green flower spikes from August
 MULTIBUY 
£12.50 each
3+£10.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant


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