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Cedronella canariensis

Common Name: Canary Balm, False Balm of Gilead

Plant Family: Lamiaceae

Price:  £7.00

Availability:  

  

AVAILABLE SPRING/SUMMER 2020

Suggested Use:  Growing in Pots
Planting Style:  Herbal/ medicinal
Season of Interest:  Mid-summer
Position/ Situation:  Sheltered, frost-free gardens
Sun/ Shade:  Sun
Flower Colour:  Pink
Scent:  Scented Leaves
Leaf Colour:  Green
Height:  medium (up to 6 feet)
Habit/Shape:  Clump forming
Soil Type:  Normal, well-drained but moisture retentive
Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy to minus 5 deg. C
Bee and Butterfly:  Both


(Syn. Cedronella triphylla.) Tender perennial, from the Canary Islands, with warmly aromatic balsam-scented leaves. Can be used to make a decongesting tea and for potpourri. Small pink and white lamium-like flowers in summer. Grow in loam based compost in full light. Hardy in warm sheltered gardens.


Mainland UK  £6 - £8.50 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


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