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£ 6.50

Galtonia candicans

Summer hyacinth

Aristocratic and elegant. A beautiful plant for a restrained border. 

It's a bulbous perennial originating from South Africa and is in bloom when many plants are past their best. 

Pure white bells adorn the tall, sturdy stems in late summer to early autumn and it mixes well with other plants of a similar nature such as Agapanthus. 

It has the appearance of a giant snowdrop although draped in many more flowers. 

Despite being from the deep south, it requires a moist but well drained soil and is relatively trouble free. Staking should only be necessary in breezy locations. 

Beautiful and refined. 

Family

Plant type

Hardiness

Height

Spread

Foliage

Flower

Soil

Position

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Asparagaceae

Hardy perennial

H4

100m 

30cm 

Light green 

White 

Moist but well-drained 

Full sun

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