Lachenalia aloides var. aurea

£6.50
1 in stock
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Half hardy bulb with spotted leaves and erect stems and red & yellow drooping tubular flowers in spring. Well drained soil or compost in full sun. Dry off after flowering, start watering when growth re-starts in autumn. For a cool greenhouse or a sheltered frost-free garden.

Common Name:
Plant Family:
Plant Type: Tender Bulbous
POT SIZE/QUANTITY
9 cm
Season of Interest
Spring
Sun or Shade
Sun to Part Shade
Height
very low (less than 1ft)
Minimum temperature
Frost tender (plus 1 to 5 deg. C.)
Position/Situation
Sheltered, frost-free gardens
Suggested Use
Houseplant
Flower Colour
Red
Leaf Colour
Variegated
Habit/Shape
Clump forming
Evergreen
No
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)