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Dierama

Fairy Wand Flower

This spectacular little-known corm comes from South Africa and augments just about any design situation, especially when it can be viewed from below. Surprisingly tough and undeniably enchanting, Fairy Wands withstand coastal winds and fairly low temperatures, while preferring good drainage.

Dierama ‘Pink Rocket’ (P-2228)

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Introduced by Britain’s acclaimed Plant World Seeds, this new distinctive cultivar regales us with plentiful clusters of flared bright pink blooms. Unfurling in an unique outward or upward-facing fashion, the ornate fairytale flowers gambol above attractive narrow blades on copious sturdy and slender upright stems. A relatively compact Dierama erectum descendant, ‘Pink Rocket’s robust evergreen mound can be ensconced amid rock work or perched atop a staircase.

Blooms JuneľAugust

Size: 3' 0" high x 18" wide.

Hardy to zone 7.

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Precious Primulas, Prized Pulmonarias and Fabulous Foliage!

Primulas offer elaborately-crafted colorful blooms in varied shapes,……

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Prized Pulmonarias……

One of the earliest perennials to bloom, you can be picking their enchanting urn-shaped flowers in February while the rest of the garden still slumbers. Many cultivars showcase an array of mercury-hued dapples, speckles and spots, while others sport solid pewter sheens or striking silver streaks. Easy-to-grow Pulmonarias prefer the lacy light of a woodland setting plus cool moist soil. Our newsletter also includes a handful of other shade-loving perennials that promise alluring foliage. Many of these perennials can be partnered with Pulmonarias for intriguing foliar contrast. You may wish to check out our online Pulmonaria offerings.

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