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Gunnera magellanica

For sale by Penlan Perennials Nursery

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Gunnera magellanica | Boncath, Pembrokeshire, SA37
Pot SizeTotal Price
1.5 litres
£4.50

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Description

Gunnera magellanica. This is a rhizomatous clump-forming perennial which will grow to about 15cm high with a spread of up to 30cm or more. It has stalked kidney-shaped, scalloped leaves and will bear tiny green flowers in short rounded spikes in the summer.

Cultivation

They are frost hardy, but need shelter from winds in the summer and can be covered with bracken or compost in the winter. They will require a sunny position with moist soil.

Interest and use

Grown for their foliage, flowers and fruits.

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Gunnera magellanica | Taunton, Somerset, TA3 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2018
  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFrost hardy (min -5°C)
  • SoilHeavy, Light, Medium, Rich
  • WaterMoist

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