- Perennials (Come back every year)
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- Oxalis arborescens
Oxalis come in many forms colours shapes and sizes each adorable in its own way. The majority are perennials some entering dormancy as roots others as tubers others not at all. All are ideal alpines for front of borders pots and containers.
This one is rare as it grow upwards and can reach 1-1,.5m when mature. its a fantastic sculptural plant and must have for conservatories and glasshouses.
Best in full sun, protect from frosts and keep dry in winter. Comes as a healthy plant propagated from that shown in a litre pot approx 15cm tall.
Grow in fertile free draining compost.
Upon arrival unpack and water place in a cool semi shady spot to allow to recover from shipping. After a day or two these can be planted out. Dig a hole the size of the pot and fill with water. Sprinkle a handful of slow release food granules into the hole (this is optional but will give the plants an added boost and can be purchased with your order) soak the plant pot and remove the whole plant and its soil in one place directly into the hole back firm and firm in well to ensure their are no air pockets. Water in. Should the weather be hot during planting further watering may be necessary. Otherwise simply enjoy and trim back old flowers head once they have gone over.