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Gentiana Melanie

SKU: gemel-E/4/20
A new German hybrid with us having vivid electric blue flowers over deep green foliage.
Family: Gentianaceae
Flower Colour: Blue
Flowering Season: Autumn
Preferred Conditions: Moist, acid soil
Preferred Aspect: Full sun
Pot Size: 9 cm square
Additional Feature: Foliage effect
List Price: £7.00
Price: £4.00
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Availability: Currently Out of Stock
Next crop should be ready around the end of June
Pale blue flowers with a white throat
Gentiana Melanie
Product Details
Foliage is rich deep green, elongated and very narrow (for a sino-ornata type) on trailing stems radiating from a central point when young. They produce many offsets and root from trailing stems which is a good means of propagation by simply lifting and replanting as they form. The flowers are trumpet on this new hybrid with us are large and a clean vivid electric blue. We would recommend a position in full sun with plenty of moisture and acid soil for these plants to thrive.