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Strobilanthes 'Orizaba'

Price:  £6.50
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Availability:  

  

2 in stock

Common Name:

Plant Family: Acanthaceae

Use:  Growing in Pots
Planting Style:  Exotic
Season of Interest:  Spring to autumn
Position/ Situation:  Summer Patio
Sun/ Shade:  Part Shade
Flower Colour:  Purple
Leaf Colour:  Purple
Height:  medium (up to 6 feet)
Habit/Shape:  Bushy
Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Frost tender (plus 1 to 5 deg. C.)


Originally an African species, this plant was found near a Mexican volcano of that name. Makes a large leafy plant to 6 feet, with leaves up to 6" long, bronzy colour on the top and purple underneath. Great for bedding out with Cannas and Bananas as it should like the same conditions. Until more is known it would be best to keep somewhere frost free for the 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


Shrubland Park Nurseries