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ERYTHRONIUM

Commonly known as Dog's-tooth violet, Trout lily

Attractive and colourful plants for a woodland edge, avoiding thirsty tree roots in summer. Will naturalise.

Genus of 29 species of clump-forming perennials with long-pointed, toothlike bulbs. They are found in habitats ranging from deciduous woodland to open mountain meadows in Europe, Asia and North America.

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. 1-10 pendent flowers on slender, upright stems. Shades of purple, violet, pink, yellow or white. Conspicuous stamens and 6 pointed, recurved petals.
  • Partial shade - or light dappled.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - long, pointed, tooth-like bulbs. E. dens-canis can be naturalized in thin grass.
  • Pests & Diseases - slugs.
  • Place of origin - Europe, Asia, North America.
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil - - humus- rich that does not dry out.
  • Wildlife - Rabbit Resistant -

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ERYTHRONIUM japonicum 'Pagoda'  AWARD

ERYTHRONIUM japonicum 'Pagoda'  >


Commonly known as: Dog's-tooth violet, Trout lily.
Bulbous perennial with bronze-mottled green foliage and sulphur yellow flowers
 
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Estimated availability autumn 2021 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.

ERYTHRONIUM 'Kondo'

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Commonly known as: Dog's-tooth violet, Trout lily.
Pale yellow
 
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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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