Details

 

L. grandiflora is a strong-growing, clump-forming evergreen plant, up to 90cm tall, with narrow, dark-green, grass-like leaves. In early summer, white, bowl-shaped flowers, 2-3cm across, are carried on erect stems and are followed by round seed pods in autumn which turn black when they mature

 

Hardiness

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

 

H3 - Hardy in coastal and relatively mild parts of the UK (-5 to 1)

 

Sunlight

Full sun

 

Aspect

South-facing, West-facing

 

Exposure

Sheltered

 

Moisture

Moist but well-drained

 

Soil

Clay, Loam

 

pH

Acid, Alkaline or Neutral

 

Size

Ultimate height

0.5-1 metre

Ultimate spread

0.5- 1 metres

Time to Ultimate size

About 2 – 5 Years

 

How to grow

Cultivation

Grow in moderately fertile, moist but well-drained soil in full sun; will tolerate light shade. The foliage may be damaged in harsh winters

 

Propagation

Propagate by or devision 

Suggested planting locations and garden types

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

 

How to care

Pruning

Remove flower stalks after flowering. Trim back damaged foliage in spring

 

Pests

Generally trouble free

Diseases

Generally trouble free

 

 

Source: https://www.rhs.org.uk

Libertia grandiflora

£9.60Price
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    0131 445 4698

    Damhead Nursery
    Damhead Farm
    Lothianburn
    Midlothian
    EH10 7DZ