Imagine your garden is an opera......which plants ooze charisma, and are happy to be the central character? Which plants work well to support them? Which…
They will need a moist but not over-wet, lime-free soil with plenty of humus and a cool site in part or full shade with shelter from strong winds. You can propagate from seed in late summer.
Propagate by seed when fresh,(all but M.sheldonnii hybrid), in late summer; M.cambrica, M.grandis, M.quintuplinervia, M.sheldonii hybrid and their cultivators may also be propagated by division after flowering.
Pests, diseases or disorders
Slugs and snails can cause damage.