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DARMERA peltata

Bergenia-like, white to bright pink flowers followed by large leaves on tall stems.
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Available again from SEPTEMBER 2020 - This plant will be delivered when new stock arrives in early autumn
individually £12.50 each, 3+ £10.00 each

Delivery Information Available again from SEPTEMBER 2020
  • White - white to bright pink
  • Height - to 2m (6½ft)
  • Spread - 1m (39in)
  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial - slowly spreading rhizomatous perennial with leaf stalks to 2m (6½ft) long. Rounded, coarsely toothed, prominently veined dark green leaves to 60cm (24in) across, turning red in autumn. Produces rounded cymes of numerous, 5-petalled flowers to 1.5cm (½in) across
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
  • Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - an alternative to Gunnera. Softer and easier to manage. Makes an imposing, umbrella-like clump for a pond or streambank
  • Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin - USA. (southwestern Oregon to northwestern California)
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Seasonal Interest - Spring -
  • Soil Conditions - Wet or boggy soil - - will tolerate drier conditions
Jan
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to 2m (6½ft)
bulb/corm - guide for size not form Average Person
  1m (39in)
 

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