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Erythronium

Erythronium are a truly fabulous group of plants from Europe through Asia, with the greatest diversity in North America. They are woodland or alpine in aspect and some i.e. Erythronium dens-canis can be in both woodland or alpine. These beauties are on the whole easy to grow and will slowly multiply if left alone in a semi shaded or deciduous shade type bed. They should not be left in their pots but need to be planted out. They hate drying out so need to be kept moist at all times, so beware of dried out wisened old bulbs. Many are raised from seed but take up to five or more years to reach flowering size so are always, for us, a long term project.

Available in pots Spring 2016.

For a guide please click on the following link to view a "Guide to growing Erythronium". A PDF reader is needed.
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Erythronium californicum 'White Beauty' AGM

  • Pot size: 9cm
  • Plant size: 45cm (18in)
  • Growing condition: Partial - full shade
  • Flowering season: April to April

Easy and lovely form of Erythronium californicum, best of the whites for the garden. Tends to multiply at a steady rate. Slightly marbled leaves.

Price: 3.50


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Erythronium 'Kinfauns'

  • Pot size: Bulb
  • Plant size: 30cm (12in)
  • Growing condition: Partial - full shade
  • Flowering season: March to April

A lovely vigorous hybrid thought to be between E. californicum and revolutum raised in Scotland. Comes out white and quickly turns pink.
Price: 6.00


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Erythronium revolutum AGM

  • Pot size: 9cm
  • Plant size: 30cm (12in)
  • Growing condition: Partial - full shade
  • Flowering season: March to April

The typical species with mid to pale pink flowers in Spring, very elegant.

Price: 5.50


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