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Soldanella minima

SKU: somin
Lavender purple flowers over evergreen foliage on a very much dwarf plant.
Family: Primulaceae
Flower Colour: lavender
Flowering Season: Spring
Origin: Europe
Preferred Conditions: Moist, well drained soil
Preferred Aspect: Full sun or part shade
Additional Feature: Evergreen foliage
Price: £4.00
In production, should be ready around October
Soldanella minima
Soldanella minima
Soldanella minima
Soldanella minima
Soldanella minima
Soldanella minima
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Product Details
These are really attractive alpine plants which do best in a little shade through the midday.
 Essentially evergreen leaves are pale green at first but soon darken down to their more usual deep green as they mature. They are rounded to heart shaped and held individually on petioles to 1 cm long which rise directly from the rootstock. In early spring the flowers are produced, these are pale lavender purple in colour and held singly, each with a frilly edge, again rising directly from the rootstock, numerous flowers are produced from each plant. This is the smallest of the Soldanellas we are currently offering.