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Lychnis flos-cuculi Petit Henri


A BRAND NEW YOUNG COUSIN OF THE MUCHLOVED
JENNY.
Beautiful, shaggy, double flowers are held high on long straight stems above compact bushy foliage from May to October. Loved by butterflies. Good for cutting. Prefers well-drained soil in sun or part shade. Height 45-60cm (18-24"). Spread 45cm (18"). 
Fully hardy perennial.

Flower Colour
White

Type of garden
Container Gardening, Cottage Garden, Cutting Garden, Small Gardens

Hardiness
Fully hardy perennial

Category
Perennials

Other
Bees and Butterflies, Flowers For Cutting/Drying, NEW This Year, Suitable for Container

Flowering Time
Summer/Autumn

Aspect
Sun or Partial Shade

Spread
45-60cm (18-24")

Height
45-60cm (18-24")

Lycium barbarum

Soil

fertile

Position

Full sun to part shade

Flowering

June-July

Additional Information

An amazing super-berry refered to as L. barbarum produces a loose arching habit smothered in bright orange-red, ellipsoid berries which follow the pretty lilac flowers and ripen from July to October. Also known as the wolf berry or in the English-speaking world, the name "goji berry" it been used since the early 21st century. Wolfberries have earned a reputation throughout Asia for premium quality sometimes described commercially as "red diamonds". Surprisingly it is known to be a naturalised specie in the UK, being found in hedgerows in some parts of the Country.

Delivery Date: 20 Apr 2018 (+/- 14days)
Plant Hardiness

How hardy are our plants?

All our plants have a guideline temperature for how well they will tolerate winter cold.

Fully hardy perennials will withstand temperatures down to -15 °C (5°F) and often lower.
Hardy perennials are happy down to at least -5°C (23°F)
Half hardy perennials can withstand down to around 0°C (32°F)
And Tender perennials may be damaged by temperatures below 5°C (41°F)

Please remember that temperatures can vary significantly within quite a small area, and hardiness can be affected by soil, position and other factors.
If in doubt please give us a call.


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"Thank you ladies for your beautiful plants.
Praise also, for the Bulrush Compost, of which I have purchased 8 bags during the past six months. It is superb and my garden has flourished.
Bless you,
Kind wishes"
 
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