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Click & Collect

We are offering free click & collect, free local delivery and nationwide delivery by courier for most UK addresses. The Nursery is not currently open for general browsing. For more details click here.

Agapetes 'Ludgvan Cross'

Common Name: Himalayan Lantern

Plant Family: Ericaceae

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Agapetes 'Ludgvan Cross'
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Price:  £7.00
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Availability:  

  

8 in stock

Size/Qty:  9 cm pots


Planting Style:  sub tropical bed out
Season of Interest:  Spring to autumn
Position/ Situation:  Sheltered, frost-free gardens
Sun/ Shade:  Part Shade
Flower Colour:  Pink
Height:  low (up to 3 feet)
Habit/Shape:  Arching
Evergreen:  Yes
Soil PH:  Acid soil
RHS Award of Garden Merit:  Yes
Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Frost tender (plus 1 to 5 deg. C.)


An evergreen shrub with masses of small lantern-shaped pink flowers with intricate red markings. A cross between A. serpens and A. rugosa. Both species come from the Himalayas where temperature get neither too hot or too cold, so good for west coast gardens in the UK.


Mainland UK  (Courier) £8.50-£10 Local delivery Postcodes IP1-IP8 & CO10 (minimum order value applies please click here for details) FREE
Seeds only (Royal Mail) £2 Click & Collect from the nursery or from Plant Fairs (2 days notice required) FREE
Northern Ireland, Highlands & Islands From £10    

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Unless otherwise indicated our plants are supplied in the following pot sizes according to category. Dimensions refer to either the pot diameter (cm) or volume (litre);

  • Exotics/Conservatory & House Plants, Succulents: mostly as young plants in 9cm or 1 litre pots
  • Hardy Perennials, Ferns and Grasses: 1 litre (approx 12cm diameter)
  • Herbs: 9cm
  • Hardy Shrubs and Climbers: 1.5 or 2 litre 
  • Potted Bulbs: variable- please see "Size/Qty" on product information page 
  • Dormant Bulbs, Tubers and Bare-root perennials come either bagged or wrapped without a pot

The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall


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