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Gentiana Silken Giant

SKU: gesigi-E/4/20
Huge blue flowers with conspicuous white lines down the outside.
Family: Gentianaceae
Flower Colour: Blue
Flowering Season: Autumn
Preferred Conditions: Moist, acid soil
Preferred Aspect: Full sun
Pot Size: 9 cm square
Additional Feature: Ground cover
List Price: £5.00
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Next crop should be ready around the end of June
 Big blue trumpets with a white throat
Gentiana Silken Giant
Product Details
Foliage is deep green on compact 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 shaped with a wide open mouth usually to well over 3 cms wide, colour is a good rich-blue with a purplish cast and white lines down the outside make this one distinctive. We would recommend a position in full sun with plenty of moisture and acid soil for these plants to thrive.