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Holboellia linearifolia - HWJK2419

Pot Size: 4 litre (deep)
Price: £35.00
From a collection we gathered on our 2002 expedition to eastern Nepal with Dan Hinkley et al, as we were descending down The Mewa Kola. Where this collection was scrambling in the undergrowth, hence only a layer was collected. Male flowers are a bronzy pink colour on their exterior, greenish yellow interior, with the tips of the sepals recurving. The larger female flowers similar bronzy pink colour, both in and out, recurving at the tips. Fruit small green sausage-shaped. Best grown in a sheltered site out of freezing winds in a fertile well drained soil with some moisture retention. Closely related to and similar to Stauntonia.

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Family Generic Species/Variety Collection Number
(Lardizabalaceae) Holboellia linearifolia HWJK2419
Group Colour Blooms Size
Climber Lilac, Pink Spring, autumn medium
Soil Type Shade Foliage Origin
Humus rich Part shade, Sun Evergreen bold Nepal
Scented Ornamental Berries / Fruit
Yes EDIBLE fruit
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