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6th January 2021. In line with the current government lockdown rules, Burncoose Nurseries is closed to visitors. However at present we are able to offer click and collect to local customers. This will be weekdays only, not weekends. Mail order is continuing as normal. However please allow extra time for the couriers to deliver, once despatched from us. Sorry to say that some depots are experiencing high volumes of traffic, also staff shortages.


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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LAPAGERIA rosea  >

Commonly known as: Chilean bellflower, Copihue.
Fleshy pink flowers 3-4in long. Limited availability
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Seeds £8.00 per packet
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