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Boxed Garden Perennials

Christchurch, New Zealand

Geum x chiloense 'Mrs J Bradshaw'

$6.00

SPECIAL QUALITIES:
A leafy plant with attractive poppy like orange flowers.

FLOWERS:
The orange flowers are held on dainty stems above the dense green foliage through summer and autumn. They are suitable for cutting.

HEIGHT: 45cm WIDTH: 45cm

PLANTS NEEDED PER SQUARE METRE: 5

HABIT:
A densely leaved clumping perennial plant.

POSITION & USES:
Plant in normal garden soil that retains moisture. Suited to planting along the front of a bed or in groups. Very effective with deep blue flowering companions. Frost hardy.

CULTIVATION:
Fertilize in spring. Tidy up old leaves at the end of the season and divide every five years or so.

WATER RATING: (click photo to see)
  • Red Can = Plants require little water in hot, dry weather
  • Green Can = Plants require deep watering every few weeks in hot, dry weather
  • Blue Can = Plants require deep watering weekly in hot, dry weather
Codes are a guide only and watering requirements will be affected by soil type, competition, mulching, wind and many other factors. Try to group plants with the same code in the one bed.


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