Gunnera Magellanica

£4.50

Forms a dense mosaic of small, crinkle-edged leaves about 3 inches across which completely hides the tangle of prostrate branching stems. Useful and attractive ground-cover in heavy damp soil. Reputedly not evergreen except in mild districts but has survived very hard winters here.

Position: Dappled shade
• Soil: Does best in heavy, moist soil / bog areas
• Rate of growth: Moderate
• Flowering period: Summer
• Hardiness: Fully hardy though may die back in extreme conditions
• Pot size: 1L
• Eventual height and spread: 8″ x 3′

 

 

 

 

 

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Product Description

Forms a dense mosaic of small, crinkle-edged leaves about 3 inches across which completely hides the tangle of prostrate branching stems. Useful and attractive ground-cover in heavy damp soil. Reputedly not evergreen except in mild districts but has survived very hard winters here at Lewis Cottage.

Position: Dappled shade
• Soil: Does best in heavy, moist soil / bog areas
• Rate of growth: Moderate
• Flowering period: Summer
• Hardiness: Fully hardy though may die back in extreme conditions
• Pot size: 1L
• Eventual height and spread: 8″ x 3′