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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.

Echium 'Pink Fountain'

Common Name: Boraginaceae

Plant Family: Boraginaceae

Price:  £7.00
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SEPTEMBER SPECIAL OFFER: Save 15% when you order any 6 or more of our plants

Availability:  

  

4 in stock

Size/Qty:  1 litre pots


Planting Style:  sub tropical bed out
Position/ Situation:  Sheltered, frost-free gardens
Sun/ Shade:  Sun
Flower Colour:  Pink
Height:  large (up to 12 feet)
Habit/Shape:  Upright
Bee and Butterfly:  Bee


A wildpretii (red flowers) & pininana (blue-flowers) hybrid. Massive tall spikes to 12 feet full of pink flowers in 2nd or 3rd year then will die, so collect seed. Needs protection from hard frost, so OK in the ground in frost free areas in very well drained soil. In cold areas progressively move into as large a tub of gritty compost as you can manage, Full sun.


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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