Dombeya burgessiae

£7.50
2 in stock
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A tree from South Africa with showy, fragrant pink flowers in summer. Flowers resemble that of the pear tree but it is not related to the true pear. Tolerates light frost so best suited to a sheltered garden.

Common Name: Pink Wild Pear, Wedding Flower
Plant Family: Malvaceae
Plant Type: Half-Hardy Shrub
POT SIZE/QUANTITY
9 cm
Season of Interest
Spring to early summer
Sun or Shade
Sun
Height
large (up to 12 feet)
Minimum temperature
Hardy to minus 5 deg. C
Position/Situation
Sheltered, frost-free gardens
Planting Style
mediterranean
Scent
Scented Flowers
Suggested Use
Ornamental
Flower Colour
White
Leaf Colour
Green
Habit/Shape
Bushy
Soil Type
Normal, well-drained but moisture retentive
Pot Sizes

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 7 to 9cm (approx. 0.5 litre)  or 1 litre pots
  • Hardy Perennials, Ferns and Grasses: 1 litre (approx. 12cm diameter)
  • Hardy Shrubs and Climbers: 1.5 or 2 litre 

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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Delivery Info

Minimum order value £10

Region Order Value Carriage Charge Carrier Service Estimated Delivery from placing your order
         
UK (excluding N. Ireland) Light weight small parcel up to 2 kg (up to 5 plants in 9 cm pots) £6 Royal Mail 1-2 Days (tracked) Up to 17 days
UK Mainland Orders over 2 kg £7.50 Royal Mail 1-2 Days (tracked) Up to 17 days
Seeds & Cuttings only All orders £2 Royal Mail 1st Class Within 1 week

Local Delivery: Postcodes IP1 to IP8 & CO10

Orders over £35 FREE Our vehicles Within 1 week

Collect from Nursery (IP7 6LZ)

All orders FREE  

1-3 days (we will contact you)

Scottish Highlands
& Isle of Wight

Orders over 2 kg 

£6 Royal Mail 1-2 Days (tracked)

Up to 18 days

Scottish Offshore Islands

Orders over 2 kg

£7.5 Royal Mail 1-2 Days (tracked)

Up to 18 days

 

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Royal Mail 1-2 Days (tracked)