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Commonly known as Narrow-leaved inula
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Height - 60cm (24in)
Spread - 30cm (12in)
Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - perennial with a dense, bushy habit. Stalkless, lance-shaped, mid-green leaves to 9cm (3½in) long with finely hairy margins. Abundant flowerheads 2-3cm (to 1¼in) or more, singly or in small clusters.
Hardy - average winter - Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
Additional Features - Good to know - - wildlife plant - nectar and pollen for insects.
Pests & Diseases - powdery mildew if growing conditions too dry.
Place of origin - Caucasus.
Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
Seasonal Interest - Summer -
Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - with plenty of drainage
Wildlife - Bee friendly -
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