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Gentiana asclepiadea

SKU: geasc-E/6/20
A fabulous gentian with strong blue flowers on arching stems.
Family: Gentianaceae
Flower Colour: Blue
Flowering Season: Autumn
Origin: Europe
Preferred Conditions: Moist, acid soil
Preferred Aspect: Partial Shade
Pot Size: 9 cm square
Additional Feature: Foliage effect
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Next crop should be ready around the end of June
Lovely tubular blue flowers in summer on arching stems.
Gentiana asclepiadea
Product Details
The Willow Gentian is an easy member of the genus to grow in a lightly shaded spot. It prefers a neutral to acid soil to do best and preferably on the damp side where it won't get too dry. It's called the Willow Gentian because it grows to around 60 cms high with the flowers being produced in the terninal leaf axils. Numerous stems to a plant when it's established.