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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.


One-of-a-kind shrub from the potato and nightshade family.

Genus of one species of evergreen shrub found in woodland.

  • Evergreen
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
  • Full sun - shelter from cold drying winds
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - attractive, but malodorous, foliage.
  • Pests & Diseases - None
  • Place of origin - Chile
  • Soil Conditions - Medium to light, fertile, well drained soil -

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VESTIA foetida

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Commonly known as: Huevil.
(Syn. Lycioides) - greenish-yellow fuchsia-like flowers, pungent foliage
£14.50 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

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