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EPIMEDIUM grandiflorum

Commonly known as Barrenwort, Bishop's hat

White or pale yellow pendent flowers
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£12.50 each
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  • Deciduous - leaves to 30cm (12in) long with, usually, 9 heart-shaped spiny-margined light-green leaflets.
  • White - white or pale yellow
  • Height - 20-30cm (8-12in)
  • Spread - 30cm (12in)
  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial - clump-forming rhizomatous perennial. Flowers are 2.5-4.5cm (1-1¾in) long with spurs 2.5cm (1in) long
  • Ground cover - These plants are typically low growing and spread quickly to inhibit weed growth on areas of bare soil
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
  • 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 - shelter from cold drying winds.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - clip back old leaves in late winter or early spring before flower spikes form
  • Pests & Diseases - vine weevil, mosaic virus.
  • Place of origin - China, North Korea, Japan.
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich. An Asiatic variety.
  • Wildlife - Rabbit Resistant
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20-30cm (8-12in)
bulb/corm - guide for size not form Hand Trowel
  30cm (12in)
 

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