GEUM 'Borisii'

Commonly known as Avens

(coccineum) - orange
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GEUM 'Borisii'

 
  • Orange
  • Height
    30-50cm (12-20in)
  • Spread
    30cm (12in)
  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial
    Rhizomatous, clump-forming perennial with upright, softly hairy basal leaves to 20cm (8in) long. Stem leaves are deeply toothed.
  • 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)
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features
    Good to know - wildlife plant - insects. Dead heading will prolong flowering period
  • Pests & Diseases
    sawfly larvae may cause damage to leaves
  • Place of origin
    Bosnia, Albania, Macedonia, Greece, Bulgaria
  • Flower Shape
    Saucer-shaped - to 4cm (1½in) across with spreading petals and yellow stamens
  • Single - Row of petals round conspicuous stamens - no more than 8 petals
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Seasonal Interest
    Spring
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
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