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Centropogon costaricae - BSWJ10455

Pot Size: 2 litre (deep)
Price: £15.00
A climbing/scandent perennial that is closely related to Lobelia, which it somewhat resembles in flower, but with more in common with Codonopsis when out of flower. With flexuous stems 50cm long, on the plants we collected the seed from growing on the edge of a dense forest in Alajueca Costa Rica. Bearing alternate elliptic serrated leaves to 8cm long, with axillary red flowers on slender stalks. Best grown in a sunny well drained position with protection for the roots in winter.

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Family Generic Species/Variety Collection Number
(Campanulaceae) Centropogon costaricae BSWJ10455
Group Colour Blooms Size
Perennial Red Early spring, summer medium
Soil Type Shade Foliage Origin
Humus rich moist Sun Deciduous Costa Rica
Scented Ornamental Berries / Fruit
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