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6th January 2021. In line with the current government lockdown rules, Burncoose Nurseries is closed to visitors. However at present we are able to offer click and collect to local customers. This will be weekdays only, not weekends. Mail order is continuing as normal. However please allow extra time for the couriers to deliver, once despatched from us. Sorry to say that some depots are experiencing high volumes of traffic, also staff shortages.

CYCLAMEN hederifolium

(neapolitanum) - rose-pink, marbled ivy foliage, flowers in autumn
Further Reading....

Available Early Spring 2021 - Should be available March/April onwards depending on growing conditions.
pot grown individually £7.50 each, 3+ £7.00 each, 10+ £6.50 each

Delivery Information Available Early Spring 2021


  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red) - varying shades of colour with deep maroon marks at the mouth
  • Height - 10-13cm (4-5in)
  • Spread - 15cm (6in)
  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial
  • Tuberous - tuberous perennial with large, flat tubers. Very variable triangular to heart-shaped, pointed, patterned, mid- to dark green leaves 5-15cm (2-6in) long. Produces flowers to 2.5cm (1in) long in shades of pink with deep maroon marks at the mouth
  • Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - self-seeds freely and is very tolerant of dry shade. Leaves last through winter to spring.
  • Pests & Diseases - mice and squirrels. Vine weevil, cyclamen mite, grey mould.
  • Place of origin - Mediterranean. Italy to Turkey
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Rockery (inc alpine) -
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers - - sometimes scented.
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil - - moderately fertile. Humus-rich. Mulch annually with leaf mould.
  • Wildlife - Rabbit Resistant -
Cyclamen - Growing Guide
10-13cm (4-5in)
bulb/corm - guide for size not form Garden Toad
  15cm (6in)

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