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DIERAMA pulcherrimum 'Blackbird'

Commonly known as Angel's fishing rod, Wandflower

Deep wine-purple flowers
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Available again from August 2020 -
£12.50 each
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ for £10 each

Delivery Information Available again from August 2020
  • Evergreen - grass-like foliage.
  • Purple - Shades of purple/mauve/lilac/violet - wine purple
  • Height - 1m (39in)
  • Spread - 60cm (24in)
  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial - cormous perennial.
  • 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 - Pests & Diseases - - none.
  • Place of origin - Zimbabwe, South Africa.
  • Flower Shape - Bell/Lantern - - tubular-bell-shaped 3-6cm (1¼-2½in) long
  • Spikes
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Seasonal Interest - Summer -
  • Soil Conditions - Tolerates all - - humus-rich and well drained. Once established will tolerate poor dry conditions, rockery or even gravel drives!
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Dierama - Growing Guide
1m (39in)
bulb/corm - guide for size not form Watering Can
  60cm (24in)
 

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