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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.

CALTHA palustris

Commonly known as Kingcup, Marsh marigold, Mollyblobs

Creeping rhizomes and buttercup-yellow flowers. Best grown on the edge of water or in a bog
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plant size comparison icon 1.5 to 2 Litre - Early in the year, typically January til end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch
  • Yellow
  • Height - 10-40cm (4-16in)
  • Spread - 45cm (18in)
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - variable, marginal aquatic with dark-green, toothed, kidney-shaped leaves to 10cm (4in) long. Produces waxy flowers, 4cm (1½in) across, on stems 30-45 (12-18in) tall.
  • Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - wildlife plant - early nectar and pollen for insects.
  • Pests & Diseases - powdery mildew
  • Place of origin - northern temperate regions. Native to UK.
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Bog garden -
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Soil Conditions - Wet or boggy soil - - rich soil at water's edge. Prefers shallow water or bog conditions.
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
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10-40cm (4-16in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Hand Trowel
  45cm (18in)
 

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