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EREMURUS

Commonly known as Desert candle

Spikes of lightly scented flowers adored by bees.

Genus of about 40-50 species of clump-forming, fleshy-rooted perennials found in dry grassland and semi-desert in western and central Asia.

Further Reading....

  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - clump- forming perennials. Leafless flowering spikes, usually one to a crown.
  • Full sun - shelter from winds.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - require winter cold to induce flowering.
  • Pests & Diseases - slugs.
  • Place of origin - western and central Asia.
  • Soil Conditions - Free draining sandy soil - - fertile sandy loam, well drained - mulch in autumn avoiding crown.
  • Wildlife - Rabbit Resistant -

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EREMURUS bungei

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Commonly known as: Desert candle, Foxtail lily.
(stenophyllus) - yellow Foxtail Lily
 
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individually £9.00 each , 3+ £8.00 each 
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Estimated availability autumn 2021 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.

EREMURUS x isabellinus 'Cleopatra'

EREMURUS x isabellinus 'Cleopatra'  >


Commonly known as: Desert candle, Foxtail lily.
Tall spires with masses of small orange flowers. Best in well drained soil in a sheltered sunny spot
 
£11.50 each 
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Available Early Spring 2022 - Spring according to the Met office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore early spring is early March to mid-April. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.

EREMURUS robustus   AWARD

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Commonly known as: Desert candle, Foxtail lily.
Tall pale pink flower spikes with brown marked bases and yellow stamens fading to white
 
£15.00 each 
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Estimated availability autumn 2021 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.

EREMURUS Ruiter Hybrids

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Commonly known as: Desert candle, Foxtail lily.
Shades of apricot and pink
 
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individually £9.00 each , 3+ £8.00 each 
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Estimated availability autumn 2021 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.

EREMURUS 'White Beauty Favourite'

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Commonly known as: Desert candle, Foxtail lily.
Tall spikes of white flowers
 
£11.50 each 
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Available Early Spring 2022 - Spring according to the Met office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore early spring is early March to mid-April. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.

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