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ECHIUM SIMPLEX

ECHIUM SIMPLEX

Echium simplex
Member $9.95
Tapering towers of glistening white rise from a starry rosette of grey felted foliage. Makes a stunning statement by producing tall white flowering totem poles. A real eye-catcher that always impresses visitors to Heronswood in mid-spring. Dies after flowering, so save some seed.
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PLANTS: WECSI
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Growing Information

Heat Zone 2 - 10
Height To 3m
Position in FULL SUN
Flowers Oct - Nov
Pot Size: Midi Pot
Cold Zone 9b - 11
Width To 80cm
Drought tolerant once established
EVERGREEN
WHITE flowers

Growing Tips

Open up your plant parcel as soon as it arrives. Place your plant in a light, airy position and give it some water.

ECHIUM SIMPLEX

Echium simplex
Member $9.95
Tapering towers of glistening white rise from a starry rosette of grey felted foliage. Makes a stunning statement by producing tall white flowering totem poles. A real eye-catcher that always impresses visitors to Heronswood in mid-spring. Dies after flowering, so save some seed.
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PLANTS: WECSI
Due to quarantine, cannot post to Overseas
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SOLANUM WENDLANDII
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PLANTS: WSOW
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