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Pinellia ternata

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Features

  • Height0.15m to 0.2m
  • Spread0.05m to 0.15m
  • Growth HabitStalked clump
  • Flower ColourPale green
  • Leaf ColourMid green

Description

Pinellia ternata. This species has broad leaves which are split into three. The pale green spathes curl at the tip, they are borne on leafless stems in late summer.

Characteristics

Perennial, Deciduous, Corm

Origin

Japan

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Needs

  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFrost hardy (min -5°C)
  • SoilHeavy, Well drained, Light, Medium
  • WaterSemi-moist

Cultivation

You will need to plant in moist, well-drained soil in partial-shade. You can propagate from seeds or offsets or by division in early spring.

Propagation

Offsets in early spring or in late summer by bulbs borne in leaf axis.

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