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Commonly known as Burnet

Genus of about 18 species of rhizomatous perennials, most occurring in damp meadows in temperate and cooler regions of the northern hemisphere.

UK natives are S. minor, salad burnet, to add a crisp, cucumber flavour to a salad or garnish a summer drink and S. officinalis. great burnet.

Further Reading....

  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - rhizomatous perennials
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - bottlebrush-like flowers on leafy, wiry stems. Good for cut flowers.
  • Pests & Diseases - slugs
  • Place of origin - northern hemisphere.
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - will not tolerate dry soil.

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SANGUISORBA menziesii  >

Commonly known as: Burnet.
Clump forming perennial with glaucous scalloped foliage and tall stems of dense oval flower spikes in crimson-maroon
individually £11.50 each , 3+ £9.00 each 
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