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Pedilanthus tithymaloides variegatus

Pedilanthus tithymaloides variegatus
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Price:  £6.00

Availability:  

  

AVAILABLE SPRING/SUMMER 2020

Common Name: Japanese Poinsettia, Redbird Cactus, Slipper Spurge, Variegated Devilís Backbone,

Plant Family: Euphorbiaceae

Suggested Use:  Houseplant
Season of Interest:  All year round
Position/ Situation:  Heated Conservatory, greenhouse or indoors
Sun/ Shade:  Part Shade
Flower Colour:  Red
Leaf Colour:  Variegated
Height:  low (up to 3 feet)
Habit/Shape:  Upright
Evergreen:  Yes
Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Tender (plus 5 to 10 deg. C.)


A succulent from warm places like Florida and the caribbean, forming a clump of upright zig-zag fleshy stems with green and white leaves. It needs frost protection - grow in a well-lit spot indoors, though it can be placed outdoors for the summer. It may produces red slipper shaped flowers, though unlikely in the UK. Grows to around 2 feet. IRRITANT SAP.


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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