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Meconopsis Inverewe

SKU: meinv+
An eyecatching herbaceous perennial for a shadier spot in the garden with electric blue flowers.
Family: Papaveraceae
Flower Colour: Blue
Flowering Season: Spring
Preferred Conditions: Moist, acid soil
Preferred Aspect: Partial Shade
Additional Feature: Foliage effect
Price: £9.00
Availability: Currently Out of Stock
These have now grown beyond the point at which they can be shipped safely because of seasonal growth. They are still available from the nursery or any plant fair which we attend. They will be available again in early autumn through this site.
Meconopsis Inverewe
Meconopsis Inverewe
Product Details
This is a real stunner for a shadier spot in the garden, whether the shade is cast by trees or a shed is irrelevant. Leaves emerge very early in the season, they are covered with deep brown bristles while young but become less visible as the leaf matures. Leaves are lance shaped and can be up to 30 cms long or so and 5 cms wide, colour is pale green. The flowers are held on rigid stems which carry few leaves. Each stem holds up to 4 or 5 flowers each, the flowers facing outwards and slightly downwards. Colour is a rich intense blue not often seen in the garden. Highly recommended.