Calceolaria Calynopsis™ Purple
Sensational and unique orchid like sumptuous purple flowers throughout spring, above mounded foliage. Foliage remains all year and will require protection from frost.
Month Available: March
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: Purple
Suitable For Wildlife: None
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Season of Interest: Spring
Plant Type: Perennial
Hardy: Protect from frost
Main Attribute: Spring flowering
Height / Spread: 30cm x 30cm (12in x 12in)
I grow mine in pots so I can move them indoors to protect them from frosts throughout the winter months.
Where to Plant: Patio pots, Borders
Pests and Diseases: n/a
Plant Care: Remove dead flowers following flowering
Care and Time: Low - spring
Benefits: Unusual, unique flowers, good for pots, spring flowering
History: Calceolaria have many common names including Lady's Purse, Slipper Flower, Pocketbook Flower and Slipperwort.
EU Rights: N/A