Limonium bellidifolium – Mail order alpines

£2.50

Sprays of tiny blue-lilac flowers from small rosettes in late spring and the summer.

Handy size, grown in 9cm pot.

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Description

Limonium bellidifolium description

Miniature blue-lilac ‘everlasting’ flowers in late spring and the summer.

The foliage is unusual and consists of a tight rosette with spoon shaped leaves.

A pollinator friendly plant including bees.
This is a butterfly friendly plant.
Can tolerate a coastal aspect with a certain amount of salt laden air.

This plant is good for a rockery, tub or raised bedHow easy is it to grow:
Good for an alpine bed, rock garden, by a patio, or in a container and is a bit tricky due to it’s small size and that the leaves can get scorched by severe weather, which is why it’s best to put it in a sheltered spot, otherwise it takes a long time for it to grow away from the damage. It has also got to have well drained soil.

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Common name: Matted Sea Lavender.

Limonium bellidifolium
Limonium bellidifolium

The best position in the garden:

Requires sun in a sheltered spot.

Requires sun

What type of soil:

Well drained soil.

How much moisture:

Normal, or dryish, stony.

Hardiness and, or, lifespan:

Hardy, but can get ‘burnt’ by severe weather.

Care and maintenance:

When newly planted always keep it watered until the roots have grown down and it is able to find its own moisture.

Size of plant:

Height 20 cm.
Spread 10 cm.

Planting density – to calculate how many plants are required in a planting scheme:

Allow 100 plants per square metre.

Additional information

Weight .25 kg

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