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Commonly known as Chilean mitre flower


Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    Toothed, leathery, glossy, dark-green leaves to 2.5cm (1in) long.
  • Red
    3cm (1¼in) long each with 5 lobes are produced singly from the leaf axils over a long period.
  • Height
    2m (6ft)
  • Spread
    2m (6ft)
  • Medium shrub
    Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
    Scandent (climbs by means of flexible stems which grow over or through supports, attaching loosely if at all)spreading shrub.
  • 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)
  • Partial shade
    Shelter from cold winds - cool and humid sheltered spot in border.

Buy Varieties of MITRARIA

MITRARIA coccinea 'Lago Puyehue'

MITRARIA coccinea 'Lago Puyehue'

Chilean mitre flower

(syn. Lake Puyehue) - free-flowering form with rich scarlet flowers. Very hardy

£16.00 each 
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Available Early Spring 2022 - Spring according to the Met office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore early spring is early March to mid-April. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.

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