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Diapensia lapponica

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Features

  • BloomsMay to June
  • Growth HabitLow spreading
  • Flower ColourGreen white

Description

Diapensia lapponica. A low creeping evergreen subshrub from Alaska, North Asia and Japan. Bears linear to oblong leaves and green-white flowers.

Characteristics

Evergreen, Shrub

Origin

Alaska, N.Asia and Japan.

Interest and use

Rock garden and troughs

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Needs

  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilSandy, Peaty

Cultivation

Is very difficult to grow in hot, dry climates at low altitudes.

Propagation

Seed in spring or by semi-ripe cuttings in summer.

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