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Solanum laciniatum

Common Name: Poroporo, Kangaroo Apple

Plant Family: Solanaceae

Price:  £6.50
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Availability:  

  

4 in stock

Size/Qty:  9 cm pots


Suggested Use:  Growing in Pots
Planting Style:  Exotic
Season of Interest:  Summer to Autumn
Position/ Situation:  Summer Patio
Sun/ Shade:  Sun to Part Shade
Flower Colour:  Purple
Height:  medium (up to 6 feet)
Habit/Shape:  Bushy
Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Frost tender (plus 1 to 5 deg. C.)


Large, quick-growing tender evergreen shrub with attractively cut dark green leaves and large mauve flowers to 5cm (2in) across throughout summer, sometimes followed by orange fruit in long summers. Prune back in spring. Useful for adding drama to summer bedding schemes.


Mainland UK  (Courier) £8.50-£10 Local delivery Postcodes IP1-IP8 & CO10 (minimum order value applies please click here for details) FREE
*Seeds & cuttings 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


Shrubland Park Nurseries