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Veltheimia bracteata

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small bulb in 6cm pot

Pot SizeTotal Price
0.1 litres
£4.00

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Description

Veltheimia bracteata. This species produces wavy, glossy green leaves which grow in a rosette. The rocket-like blooms are produced on strong, upright stalks, which are borne in early spring to late spring. The drooping, tubular flowers are pink, red or pale yellow and about 45cm tall and will spread 30cm.

Cultivation

You should plant the bulbs in the autumn in moist rich, well-drained soil with good light.

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Veltheimia bracteata | Church Broughton, Derby, DE65 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2017
  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFrost tender (min 5°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Rich
  • WaterMoist

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