Details

 

Atrantia 'Venice' is dark deep ruby red flowers are surrounded by ruff-like bracts, making sprays of intriguing star-like blooms from May to the end of September, sometimes longer. Perfect for injecting colour in an understated manner and these new varieties have been specifically bred to flower longer than the more traditional.

 

Hardiness

All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets

H7 - Hardy in the severest European continental climates (< -20)

 

Sunlight

Full sun, Partial shade, Full shade

Aspect

North-facing, East-facing, South-facing, West-facing

Exposure

Sheltered

 

Moisture

Poorly-drained, Moist but well-drained

 

Soil

Chalk, Clay, Sand, Loam

 

pH

Acid, Alkaline or Neutral

 

Size

Ultimate height

0.3 - 0.5 metres

Ultimate spread

0.3- 0.45 metres

Time to Ultimate size

About 2 � 5 Years

 

How to grow

Cultivation

Best grown in moist, fertile, humus-rich soil in sun or partial shade but will tolerate drier conditions

Propagation

Propagate by seed or division. Sow seeds n a seed tray and place under the mother plant.

Suggested planting locations and garden types

Flower borders and beds City & Courtyard Gardens Cottage & Informal Garden

How to care
Pruning
Deadhead before seed is ripe to prevent self-seeding
Pests
Generally pest free
Diseases
Powdery mildews may be troublesome

Atrantia 'Venice'

£10.20Price
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    0131 445 4698

    Damhead Nursery
    Damhead Farm
    Lothianburn
    Midlothian
    EH10 7DZ

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