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Hesperantha coccinea 'Sunrise'

Common Name: Kaffir Lily

Plant Family: Iridaceae

Hesperantha coccinea 'Sunrise'
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Price:  £6.00
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Availability:  

  

3 in stock

Size/Qty:  1 litre pots


Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy
Position/ Situation:  Sunny Border
Sun/ Shade:  Sun
Planting Style:  cottage
Suggested Use:  Cut Flower
Season of Interest:  Summer to Autumn
Flower Colour:  Pink
Leaf Colour:  Green
Height:  low (up to 3 feet)
Habit/Shape:  Clump forming
Soil Type:  Normal, well-drained but moisture retentive
Soil PH:  No preference
Bee and Butterfly:  Both
Rabbit & Deer Resistance:  Rabbit Resistant Plants
RHS Award of Garden Merit:  Yes


Large salmon-pink, star-shaped flowers to 6cm (2.5in) across from autumn to winter. For moist soil in full sun. Mulch in winter. Divide in spring when clumps become congested. Cut flower.


Mainland UK  £8.50-£10 Local delivery Postcodes IP1-IP8 & CO10 (minimum order value applies please click here for details) FREE
Seeds & cuttings only  £2 Collect from our Nursery (Elmsett, Suffolk, IP7 6LZ) FREE
Scottish Highlands & offshore 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