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Gunnera manicata

For sale by Penlan Perennials Nursery

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This Gunnera can reach 2.5m (8-9ft) high and wide! Order early in the season if possible or we have to remove leaves to enable shipping. No problem if collecting from glorious Pembrokeshire!

Gunnera manicata | Boncath, Pembrokeshire, SA37
Pot SizeTotal Price
5 litres
£9.95

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Plant Finder: about Gunnera manicata

Common names

Gunnera, Chile rhubarb, Giant rhubarb

Description

Gunnera manicata (Gunnera). This is a large perennial plant which is grown for its ornamental foliage and spreading form. It will bear conical green flowering spikes in the summer which are followed by orange seed pods.

Cultivation

You will need to shelter this plant from harsh winter cold. They will prefer a rich, moist soil and are fantastic landscape plant beside a lake.

Interest and use

Foliage, ornamental, bog

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Gunnera manicata | Wilsden, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD15 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2018
  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessHardy (min -10°C)
  • SoilHumus-rich, Chalky
  • Soil pH7.0 to 9.0
  • WaterMoist

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