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Inula magnifica

Giant inula

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Features

  • BloomsJuly to August
  • Height1.2m to 2m
  • Spread0.6m to 1.1m
  • Growth HabitClump
  • Flower ColourYellow-orange
  • Leaf ColourDeep green

Description

Inula magnifica (Giant inula). This is a large perennial species producing striking yellow blooms that are surrounded by deep green foliage. This species will require staking and will grow best in average soil that is damp but well drained. It will spread to form a large plant with a prolific blooming habit.

Characteristics

Perennial, Shrub or Herbaceous

Origin

Himalayas

Interest and use

Border

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Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilWell drained
  • Soil pH7.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

Cultivation

Taller species need support.

Propagation

Propagation is by seeds in the autumn or the spring.

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