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Solanum laxum 'Album'

Solanum laxum 'Album'
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Price:  £8.50
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Availability:  

  

5 in stock

Common Name: Potato Vine

Plant Family: Solanaceae

Suggested Use:  Covering Walls/Fences
Planting Style:  evening twilight
Season of Interest:  Summer to Autumn
Position/ Situation:  Sunny Border
Sun/ Shade:  Sun to Part Shade
Flower Colour:  White
Scent:  Scented Flowers
Leaf Colour:  Green
Height:  tall (over 12 feet)
Habit/Shape:  Climbing
Evergreen:  No
Soil Type:  Normal, well-drained but moisture retentive
Soil PH:  Alkaline to Neutral
RHS Award of Garden Merit:  Yes
Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy to minus 5 deg. C
Bee and Butterfly:  Bee
Resistance to Honey Fungus:  Resistant to Honey Fungus


A vigorous climber with masses of lightlr fragrant, star-shaped white flowers from Mid-late summer. Ideal for covering a pergola fence or wall. Grow in a sheltered location preferably south-facing and well drained soil. Trim lightly after flowering. Usually semi-evergreen but in colder/ longer winters it may loose more leaves. 


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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