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Soldanella villosa

SKU: sovil
Frilled bluish/purple flowers over deep green foliage with haired undersides and flower stems.
Family: Primulaceae
Flower Colour: Blue
Flowering Season: Spring
Origin: Europe
Preferred Conditions: Moist soils
Preferred Aspect: Partial Shade
Additional Feature: Foliage effect
Price: £4.00
In production, should be ready around October
Soldanella villosa
Soldanella villosa
Product Details
These are really attractive european alpine plant 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 hairy petioles to 5 cms long which rise directly from the rootstock. In early spring the flowers are produced, these are bluish/purple in colour and held singly but up to 16 on a scape which is haired also, each with a frilly edge, again rising directly from the rootstock, numerous flowers are produced from each plant.