The Plant Company

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Telephone:
01403 740100

Email:
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The Plant Company
Coolham Road
West Chiltington
Pulborough
West Sussex
RH20 2LH

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Opening times:
Monday-Friday, 9:00-17:30


 

The Plants

Tricyrtis 'Empress'

toad lily

Photo of Tricyrtis 'Empress'

£8.99

An unusual exotic looking perennial with star-shaped, purple-spotted flowers from August to September and smooth dark green leaves. Perfect for providing late summer interest in a sheltered, shady border or woodland garden.

Type

  • Perennials

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Foliage: Deciduous

Hardiness: Hardy

Vigour: Medium growing

Uses

  • Beds and borders
  • Flower arranging
  • Cottage style garden
  • Woodland area
  • Contemporary style garden
  • Japanese style garden

Special features

  • Low maintenance
  • Autumn interest
  • Architectural

Care instructions

Grow in moist but well-drained soil in partial or full shade. Cut back to the ground in late autumn. Lift and divide congested colonies in autumn or spring.

Dimensions

Size: Small

Pot size: 2 litre

Eventual height: 80cm

Eventual spread: 60cm

Positions

  • Light shade
  • Shade

Aspects

  • East
  • West
  • North

Soil types

  • Sandy
  • Normal

Soil pH ranges

  • Acid
  • Neutral
  • Alkaline