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  • Eventual height: 0.3m
  • Eventual spread: 0.34m

Streptocarpus 'Polka-dot Purple'

cape primrose

RHS award of garden merit
2+1 Free plug plants £38.97 £25.98
£38.97 £25.98
  • Position: partial shade
  • Soil: fertile, humus-rich, moist but well-drained soil or fibre-based compost if grown indoors
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: April to October
  • Hardiness: tender (will need to be over-wintered indoors, or in a shaded greenhouse)

  • Home care: Water regularly during the growing season, allowing the compost to get a little dry in-between, during this time they should be fed with a high potash fertiliser. Overwinter in a shaded greenhouse, or indoors on an south or west-facing windowsill, watering less often. Repot each spring into a slightly larger, shallow pot filled with fibre based compost.
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