DIERAMA erectum

Commonly known as Angel's fishing rod, Wandflower

Flowers on into the autumn with fluorescent pink bells
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DIERAMA erectum

 
Available late spring to early summer 2022 - Spring according to the Met Office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore late spring is mid-April onwards. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
£12.50 each 
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ for £10 each
Delivery Information Available late spring to early summer 2022
  • Evergreen
    Grass-like foliage
  • Shades of pink All shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
  • Height
    1m (39in)
  • Spread
    60cm (24in)
  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial
    Cormous perennial. Close-packed clusters of flowers which are outward-facing, not pendent. Wands are stiff rather than arching.
  • Herbaceous Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
  • 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)
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features
    Good to know - an unusual dierama, the last to flower.
  • Pests & Diseases
    none.
  • Place of origin
    Ethopia, central and southern tropical Africa, South Africa.
  • Flower Shape
    Bell/Lantern
  • Hardiness
    Frost hardy (down to -5)
  • Seasonal Interest
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Tolerates all - when established will tolerate moist and drier conditions.
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1m (39in)
bulb/corm - guide for size not form Watering Can
  60cm (24in)
 

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