Tellima grandiflora


Tellima grandiflora is a useful, easy perennial with tall, slender stems bearing tiny fringed, bell-shaped pale green flowers from May to July, over a rosette of neat, scalloped leaves. Height and spread 80cm by 30 cm. Makes excellent ground cover for a woodland garden or in a shrub border. Thrives in moist soil in dappled shade, but tolerant of dry soil in sun or shade.

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Product Description

Fringe cups, Tellima grandiflora, forms semi-evergreen rosettes of hairy, scalloped leaves from which tall spikes of bell-shaped, green-white flowers, which become pink with age, appear from May to July. It’s perfect for using as groundcover in a moist, shady shrub border or woodland garden, and works well with hostas and hardy ferns. It also makes an excellent cut flower. Grow Tellima grandiflora in moist but well-drained soil in partial shade. Shelter from cold, drying winds.
Position: Dappled shade
Soil:Moist well drained
Rate of growth:Moderate
Flowering period: Spring
Hardiness: Hardy
Pot size: 1L
Eventual height and spread: 50cm x 25cm