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Gobbett
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Dierama    Angels fishing rods

 

ARGYREUM

A rare species  from the African mountains, ivory white pendulous flowers which, uniquely, open from pale sulphur yellow buds, a new colour-break in this genus. Will grow best in well-drained rich soil in a sheltered spot.

1.5 ltr pot

£5.00

BLACKBIRD

Hardy perennial. Arching stems rising through tufts of grassy foliage.  Dark burgundy flowers from June to August . Attractive to bees and butterflies and evergreen. Prefers sun in moist but well drained soil. Height 90cm . Spread 50cm .

1.5 ltr pot

£5.00

COSMOS

Angels fishing rod. Evergreen with pendulous trumpets of deepest burgundy. H.T.  90cm  Hardy. Full sun and well drained soil.

1.5 ltr pot

£5.00

DRACOMONTANUM

Large rose / coral pink flowers.  H.T 1m

  1.5 ltr pot

£5.00

ERECTUM

Found in Natal, it has wands which are arching, sport close-packed clusters of brightest fluorescent pink, outward-facing, not pendant, bells. The last, and perhaps the most unusual, of all dieramas to flower giving colour late July to August. Eventual Ht 1m

1.5 ltr pot

£5.00

 

GALPINII

Stiff stems carrying dainty bell like flowers in shades of bright pink in summer to early autumn.   Moist soil in full sun to partial shade.  H.T. 120cm

1.5 ltr pot

£5.00

 

IGNEUM

Arching stems with red flowers. This is a clump forming perennial. H.T 60cm Humus rich well drained soil. Keep moist in the growing season.  Full sun.

1.5 ltr pot

£5.00

 

JUCUNDUM

Pale mauve flowers in June to August.  H.T. 90cm   Plant in deep well drained soil in full sun to partial shade.

1.5 ltr pot

£5.00

 

LATIFOLIUM

A perennial bulb from South Africa, this is one of the tallest Dieramas, with wire thin flower stems reaching as high as 2m. The delicate pale pink pendent bells produced in summer move in the slightest breeze

1.5 ltr pot

£5.00

MOSSII

A dwarf species 90cm with magenta pink flowers in June to July. Best in damp ground in full sun.

1.5 ltr pot

£5.00

 

PAUCIFLORUM

Red / pink flowers in June to August. Grass like foliage.  H.T.60cm   Plant in a well drained sheltered position in full sun.

1.5 ltr pot

£5.00

PENDULUM

Angel's Fishing Rod,Wandflower. A tufted, clump-forming perennial with grass-like leaves and arching stems of delicate, open, bell-shaped purple-pink flowers. Max Height 1m to 2m. Max Spread 60cm. Flowers July to August. Full sun. Frost hardy

1.5 ltr pot

£5.00

 

RIPARIA

Delicate wine red flowers in June to August.  H.T. 60cm  Deep well drained soil in sun or partial shade.

1.5 ltr pot

£5.00

 

ROBUSTUM

Probably the tallest of the angels fishing rods at 2m. Pale pink flowers in summer. Needs deep well drained soil in full sun or partial shade.

1.5 ltr pot

£5.00

TRICHORHIZUM

Pale mauve flared flowers in summer. Easy in soil which does not dry out.  H.T 60cm   From high altitude in south africa.  Hardy

1.5 ltr pot

£5.00