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Tupistra tonkinensis - HWJ562

Pot Size: 4 litre (deep)
Price: £15.00
From one of our collections gathered from Fansipan the highest mountain in northern Vietnam in 1999 with Dan Hinkley. A rhizomatous woodland perennial rooting along its length as it slowly forms small clumps of strap-shaped thick-textured glossy leathery leaves to 30cm long, broadening towards the apexes. The base of which clasp a short densely flowered spike of strange green long bracted unusually scented flowers March-April followed by orange berries by the autumn. Easily grown in woodland condition in any type of fertile moisture retentive soil.

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Family Generic Species/Variety Collection Number
(Convallariaceae) Tupistra tonkinensis HWJ562
Group Colour Blooms Size
Perennial Green, Red Spring, autumn small
Soil Type Shade Foliage Origin
Humus rich Part shade, Shade Evergreen bold Vietnam
Scented Ornamental Berries / Fruit
Yes ORNAMENTAL berries
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