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Limnanthes douglasii Childrens - Poached Eggs
Poached Egg Plant

Limnanthes douglasii Childrens - Poached Eggs Poached Egg Plant
RHS Award of Garden Merit
£1.69 0820007128 Category: Seeds > Flower Seeds
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Limnanthes douglasii will attract hoverflies to your garden to beat the aphids. Bees also love this low, spreading carpet of fragrant golden and white blooms that will grace the front of the border, rockery or path edging.

This variety has an RHS Award of Garden Merit.

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Awards RHS Award of Garden Merit
Botanical name Limnanthes douglasii
Common name Poached Egg Plant
Drought resistance N
Flower colour Yellow, White
Flowering time Summer, Autumn
Foliage Deciduous
Foliage colour Green
Fragrance N
Habit Spreading
Plant type Flower Seeds
Season of interest Summer, Autumn
Time to maturity 1 - 2 years
Ultimate height 0.1m - 0.5m
Ultimate spread 0.1m - 0.5m
Useful/additional information Best sown where they are to flower in spring or late summer/early autumn for overwintering. Sow 3mm (1/8in) deep in rows 30cm (12in) apart in well cultivated soil which has been raked to a fine tilth. Thin out the seedlings to 10cm (4in) apart.

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