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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.

WATSONIA 'Tresco Hybrids'

Commonly known as Bugle lily

Shades of pink and red
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Available late spring to early summer 2021 - These plants will be available again sometime in late spring/early summer depending on growing conditions.
£15.00 each

Delivery Information Available late spring to early summer 2021
plant size comparison icon 1.5 to 2 Litre

 

  • Semi-evergreen - Keeps some of its foliage all year, and will drop some leaves as well. - sword-shaped leaves 25-60cm (10-24in) long
  • Red
  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red) - violet-purple
  • Height - 60cm (24in)
  • Spread - 10cm (4in)
  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial - slender, clump-forming cormous perennial.
  • Half hardy - unheated greenhouse / mild winter - Hardy in coastal and relatively mild parts of the UK except in severe winters and a risk from sudden (early) frosts. May be hardy elsewhere with wall shelter or good micro-climate. Likely to be damaged or killed in cold winters. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -5°C (23°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - protect with a winter mulch in frost-prone areas
  • Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin - Tresco, Isles of Scilly, UK.
  • Flower Shape - Spikes -
  • Tubular
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Coastal / windswept -
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Medium to light, fertile, well drained soil - - soil should not dry out in summer
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Watsonia - Growing Guide
60cm (24in)
bulb/corm - guide for size not form Watering Can
  10cm (4in)
 

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