Pot Size: 1 litre
Description: From a collection we found growing on one of the highest mountain passes on Shikoku Island Japan in the autumn of 2006 at 1,000m. Where it only formed a low clump to 40cm tall on a cliff ledge. Comprising of narrowly elliptic shallowly serrated leaves that can be either opposite or alternate. With flat topped cymes of what were by then pinkish seed capsules, the result of the pink flowers born July-October. Usually seen in its variegated form in cultivation, although according to the Flora of Japan it is not known in the wild. Flowering better in full sun-part shade in a well drained soil.
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Crûg Farm Plants, Griffith's Crossing, Caernarfon, Gwynedd, LL55 1TU.
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