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Cuckoo flower - Cardamine pratensis - 1 litre

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Otherwise known as 'Cuckoo flower' this delicate plant has almost un noticeable foliage, but the spays of pale pink flowers provide sufficient interest of their own.

  • Hardy
  • Easy care
  • Full sun / part shade
  • Most well drained soils
  • Summer
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Cardamine pratensis is a small perennial growing to approximately 40cm, forming rosette off rounded leaflets at the base, with upright leafy stems bearing short open clusters of 4-petalled, pale pink or white flowers in late spring. This plant needs to planted as a free standing group to gain maximum benefit from its delicacy, too many plants around will swamp it.

Available as 1L plant.

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Short name Cuckoo flower
Sub title Cardamine pratensis - 1 litre
Brand Great Little Garden
Drought Resistance Not resistant to drought in any way
Evergreen/Deciduous Deciduous
Flowering Period Apr - Jun
Flower Colour Lilac
Foliage colour Green
Fragrance Green
Hardiness Hardy
Plant Size 1 litre pot
Plant Type Water
Minimum Height 200
Maximum Depth 100
Height & Spread 20 - 30 cm (h) 0 - 10 cm (d)
Pot size (Litres) 1L
Maximum Height 300
Required maintenance No maintenance is required but you may trim seed heads to encourage more flowers
Season of Interest Spring - Summer
Soil Type Wet
Sun or Shade Partial shade
Where to Plant Water

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