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Cantua buxifolia 'Alba'

Price:  £6.38
List Price:  £7.50
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3 in stock

Common Name: Sacred Flower of the Incas

Plant Family: Polemoniaceae

Use:  Growing in Pots
Planting Style:  sub tropical bed out
Season of Interest:  Summer to Autumn
Position/ Situation:  Summer Patio
Sun/ Shade:  Sun to Part Shade
Flower Colour:  White
Leaf Colour:  Green
Height:  medium (up to 6 feet)
Habit/Shape:  Bushy
Evergreen:  Yes
Soil PH:  No preference
Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy to minus 5 deg. C


Tender shrub from South America with beautiful pendent, white and yellow flowers in summer. Prune lightly after flowering and feed during growing season. Needs a large pot to flower well. Should take a touch of frost but doesn't like excessive wet so really best over-wintered under cover in all but the mildest of gardens


Mainland UK  £6-£8 Bulbs/Tubers/ Bare root (UK) £4
Click and Collect FREE Northern Ireland, Highlands & Islands £6- £10
Guernsey & Jersey £20 European Union £15- £20

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We aim to despatch orders within 3 working days of receipt but please allow up to 7 working days. Plants are despatched Monday-Thursday (excl. Bank Holidays) 

Unless otherwise indicated our plants are supplied in the following pot sizes according to category. Dimensions refer to either the pot diameter (cm) or volume (litre);

  • Exotics/Conservatory & House Plants, Succulents: mostly as young plants in 9cm or 1 litre pots
  • Hardy Perennials, Ferns and Grasses: 1 litre (approx 12cm diameter)
  • Herbs: 9cm
  • Hardy Shrubs and Climbers: 1.5 or 2 litre 
  • Potted Bulbs: variable- please see "Size/Qty" on product information page 
  • Dormant Bulbs, Tubers and Bare-root perennials come either bagged or wrapped without a pot

The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall


Shrubland Park Nurseries