Campanula glomerata 'Superba'

clustered bellflower

2 litre pot
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£7.99 Buy
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An obvious choice for the cottage wall, though it is quite stately so would enhance a formal flower border equally well

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  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: fertile, moist, well-drained, neutral to alkaline soil
  • Rate of growth: fast-growing
  • Flowering period: June to July
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    Dense heads of large, rich purple, bell-shaped flowers appear from June to August and on tall stems with rosettes of oval, mid-green leaves. This beautiful bellflower is perfect for a sunny, cottage-style or herbaceous border and is equally happy in partial shade.

  • Garden care: Avoid planting out seedlings until all threat of frost has passed. During the growing season water freely and apply a balanced liquid fertiliser each month. Cut back after flowering both to prevent self-seeding and to encourage a second flush of flowers.


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5.0

Stunning

By carrots

from Sraffordshire

Pros

  • Accurate Instructions
  • Attractive
  • Fragrant
  • Hardy
  • Healthy
  • Huge Impact
  • Lightweight
  • Versatile

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Garden
    • Outdoors
    • Patio

    Comments about Crocus Campanula glomerata'Superba':

    I absolutely love this plant, the eye cannot help continually wandering to it as the foliage is a lovely colour but the flowers are absolutely stunning. The first comment from my Mother was "why did you only buy one"! I will definitely be buying more. The flower stems do need caning, however the foliage and flowers are so dense you don't notice the canes at all.

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      Plants for outside my front door

      Hi Crocus I live in a flat and have pots outside my external front door. What plants can I grow in pots, in semi shade that will attract the bees? Thank you for your help. Kind regards Guy
      Asked on 7/29/2009 by Guy Smith

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        Hello Guy, The following plants would be suitable for your pots. Forget-me-not (Myosotis species) Bellflowers (Campanula species) Cranesbill (Geranium species) Dahlia - single-flowered species and cultivars Hellebores (Helleborus species) Japanese anemone (Anemone ?? hybrida) Fritillaries (Fritillaria species) Grape hyacinth (Muscari species) Hyacinth (Hyacinthus orientalis) Siberian squill (Scilla siberica) Winter aconite (Eranthis hyemalis) Box (Buxus sempervirens) Christmas box (Sarcococca species) I hope this helps, Helen Plant Doctor

        Answered on 7/30/2009 by Crocus Helpdesk
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