Zantedeschia aethiopica 'Crowborough'

arum lily

2 litre pot
pot size guide
£11.99 Buy
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Wide white spathes ( but not too scarily sci-fi) and green overlapping leaves, marked in silver Morse code, make this cool, elegant and versatile as pots will happily stand in shallow water

Val Bourne - Garden Writer

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  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: humus-rich, moist soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: May to June
  • Flower colour: pure white
  • Other features: Can be grow in ponds and water upto 30cm deep.
  • Hardiness: borderline hardy (may need winter protection)

    Unusual, pure white hood-shaped flowers that are up to 10-15cm (4-6in) long are produced from late spring to mid-summer. It makes a striking architectural clump with lovely arrow-shaped, glossy dark green leaves. It looks great grown beside water as a marginal plant and can be left outside in most frost-prone areas if it is given a deep winter mulch.

  • Garden care: Mulch plants well in winter. Grow in reliably moist soil, or as a marginal pond plant. If potted up into a basket using aquatic compost, it can stand in water up to 30cm deep.

  • Harmful if eaten/skin & eye irritant

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culver's root

Long tapering flower spires

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Hosta 'Sum and Substance'

plantain lily

Slugs and snails tend to leave this one alone

£8.99 Buy

Ligularia 'The Rocket'

golden groundsel

Towering spikes of brilliant yellow flowers

£5.99 Buy
 

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