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MELIANTHUS

Commonly known as Honey bush

Further Reading....

  • Evergreen
  • 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. - loam based compost for glasshouse cultivation - full light.
  • Full sun - provide shelter from cold winds.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - shrub with attractive leaves. Suitable for a mild coastal garden.
  • Pests & Diseases - red spider if in greenhouse
  • Place of origin - southern Africa.
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil
Melianthus - Growing Guide

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Commonly known as: Honey bush.
Handsome architectural evergreen for the herbaceous border in milder climates. Bluish green pinnate leaves and crimson tubular flowers
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