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Anglo Aquatics Gunnera Manicata 5 Litre
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- Also referred to as Giant prickly rhubarb, Prickly rhubarb & Chile rhubarb
- This plant thrives in very moist soil without being submerged
- Blooms with stunning green or red cup-shaped flowers
- Grown by an experienced team of experts
- Supplied by Anglo Aquatic Plant
These moisture loving plants are ideal for placing around the borders of your pond. They love moist soil and boggy conditions but should not be submerged. With plenty of flowering species you can create an attractive surround. Make sure to allow for some sunlight to reach them.
Benefits: This giant plant has the largest leaves of any plant grown in the UK. The leaves are borne on long, stout, prickly stems and can grow to well over a metre in diameter. It has green/red club shaped flowers that are about 70cm long.
Sun/Shade: Full sun to part shade
Flowering Months: Jul & Aug
Growth Rate: Fast
Best Growing Season: Summer, Autumn
Minimum Height: 150cm
Maximum Height: 300cm
Helpful Tips: Cover crown with dying foliage or straw in Autumn to protect from frost.
Repotting or Replanting: Remove the plant from the pot, and plant in damp ground, in a hole deep enough to accommodate the root ball.
Established in 1965, Anglo Aquatic Plant is a family owned business who provide high quality plants and exceptional service. Their main nursery is based in Enfield, just north of London. Their experienced team take care of a wide variety of both native and continental plants.
This product benefits from a specialised plant shipment service and is delivered directly from the supplier. All products are packaged with extreme care and transported in specially designed plant containers. Delivery takes 2-7 working days and will arrive quicker during the Spring and Summer seasons. Delivery is only available to England and Wales mainland for this product.
Please note: Plants and Molluscs are classed as perishable goods and are excluded from our returns policy. This does not affect your statutory rights. See our Cancellation & Returns page for further details.
In the unlikely event that you receive your goods damaged or you have been sent the incorrect item, please report your issues to our customer service team within 24 hours. Perishable goods cannot be returned unless we have sent the wrong item, or they are damaged.
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