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Leycesteria formosa (Himalayan Honeysuckle) seeds

Leycesteria formosa (Himalayan Honeysuckle) seeds

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Showy, bamboo-like shrub with funnel-shaped, white flowers borne at the tip of pendant clusters of purplish-red bracts in summer and early autumn, followed by shiny, reddish-purple berries.

Hardy Shrub
Flowers: Summer to early autumn
Height & Spread: 2m
Position: Sun or semi shade

Packet of 30 seeds

 


GROWING GUIDE

Sowing Instructions: Sow at any time of the year.  Sow on the surface of moist sandy, seed compost, eg. John Innes in pots or trays (mix 3 parts compost to one part sand). Just cover the seed with finely sieved compost. Seal in a polythene bag or place in a propagator and maintain an optimum temperature of 15-18C. Germination should occur after 30-60 days. As the seedlings emerge, gradually increase ventilation by opening the bag or propagator vents.

Growing Instructions: Transplant seedlings when large enough to handle into 9cm pots. Grow on in cooler conditions (about 10-13C) with plenty of light, but shaded from direct sun and overwinter, if necessary, at about 5C. When established, gradually acclimatise to outdoor conditions and grow on until mature enough to be planted out in the garden in a sunny or semi shaded position.

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Store seeds in a cool, dry place.