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To view or collect plants from the nursery in Novemeber & December please contact us before visiting

Cyanotis somaliensis

Cyanotis somaliensis
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Price:  £6.50

Availability:  

  

AVAILABLE SPRING/SUMMER 2020

Common Name: Furry Kittens, Pussy Ears

Plant Family: Commelinaceae

Suggested Use:  Houseplant
Season of Interest:  All year round
Position/ Situation:  Shady spot indoors/under glass
Sun/ Shade:  Part Shade
Flower Colour:  Blue
Leaf Colour:  Green
Height:  very low (less than 1ft)
Habit/Shape:  Trailing
Evergreen:  Yes
RHS Award of Garden Merit:  Yes
Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Tender (plus 5 to 10 deg. C.)


A neat, creeping little houseplant with small slightly hairy leaves. Small, fluffy blue flowers in winter spring. Ideal for a windowsill which is not too sunny. Can also be grown in a hanging basket where it will trail. Water sparingly in winter.


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


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