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  • delphinium
  • Eventual height: 1.8m
  • Eventual spread: 0.6m

Delphinium 'Centurion White' (Centurion series)

delphinium

approx 10 seeds £4.99
approx 10 seeds £4.99
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  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: fertile, well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: June and July
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    The pure white flowers, which crowd around the upright flower spikes look luminous in the border. This is an elegant perennial, which will often produce a second flush of flowers later in the summer if the spent flowers are removed promptly. Magnificent in the garden, it also makes a wonderful cut flower.

  • Garden care: Stake with bamboo canes in mid-spring. During the growing season apply a balanced liquid fertiliser every 2-3 weeks and wearing gloves cut back the faded flower-stems to a flowering side-shoot. At the end of autumn cut back and compost the faded flower stems

  • Sow: October or January-February

  • Flowering: June-July

  • Approximate quantity: 10 seeds
  • Harmful if eaten
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