LAPAGERIA

Commonly known as Chilean bellflower

Genus of one species of evergreen climber occuring in moist forests in Chile.

A good plant for a container in the shade at the back of your potting shed where the delightful but heavy bell-shaped flowers can be appreciated at close quarters.

 

 

Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
  • Climber
    Some of these climbing plants will need trellis or wire supports if grown on walls or fences. Other grow aerial roots and are self-clinging
    Woody, twining climber.
  • Will grow outside in milder locations
    This could include plants which would survive happily in a greenhouse or conservatory if not in a mild location. If you have a sheltered spot in your garden then it may do well here.
    If growing in greenhouse - ericaceous compost , added sharp sand, bright filtered light
  • Partial shade
    Shelter from cold drying winds in frosty areas.
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Grown for its very showy, pendent, oblong-bell-shaped flowers.
    Pests & Diseases
    Aphids, scale, mealybugs and thrips may be a problem particularly in the greenhouse
    Place of origin
    Chile
  • Hardiness
    Frost hardy (down to -5)
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
    Humus- rich.
    Neutral to acid soil
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Buy Varieties of LAPAGERIA

 AWARD
LAPAGERIA rosea

LAPAGERIA rosea

Chilean bellflower, Copihue

fleshy pink flowers 3-4in long. Limited availability

 
Seeds
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£8.00 per packet 
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3/4 year
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£45.00 each 
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