Crinodendron Hookerianum Lantern Tree 1.5 litre pot



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Position: full sun or partial shade; Soil: fertile, moist but well-drained soil, humus-rich acid soil; Rate of growth: initially slow-growing; Flowering period: May to August; Hardiness: frost hardy (may need winter protection) A beautiful, ornamental, evergreen shrub or small tree named after the lantern-shaped, crimson to deep carmine-pink flowers, suspended from the undersides of its branches from May to August. This award-winning lantern tree is perfect for a partially shady woodland garden with humus-rich acid soil. Initially slow-growing, in cold areas it’s best grown in a cool greenhouse or conservatory to minimise the risk of frost damage to the young flower buds; Garden care: After flowering lightly cut back any shoots that spoil the symmetry of the plant.


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