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Gunnera manicata (Large Plant)

Chilean Rhubarb

Hardy Perennial

Gunnera is the 'big daddy' of the gardening world. The giant evergreen leaves can reach 1-2 metres across, and will add the wow factor to any garden, although isn't necessarily suitable for smaller gardens!

Also affectionately known as Giant Rhubarb, Gunnera is robust, spectacular and architectural. They make great specimen plants bog gardens and waterlogged spots, the reflection in water is especially beautiful. Gunnera manicata holds an RHS Award of Garden Merit too. Height: 2.5m (8') Spread: 4m (13').

 

Lifetime Guarantee on Hardy Plants Large Potted Plant Special Offer

Ideal For:
water garden, exotic garden, specimen plant
Flowering Period:
June
Position:
sun or semi shade
    • 1 x 1 litre potted gunnera plant

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    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
    • £9.99
    • 1 x 18 litre potted gunnera plant

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    • Despatch: By end of July 2017
    • £52.99
    • 1 x 5 litre potted gunnera plant

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    • Despatch: Within 28 days
    • £23.99
    • 2 x 1 litre potted gunnera plants

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    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
    • £16.99
    • 2 x 18 litre potted gunnera plants

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    • Despatch: By end of July 2017
    • £79.99
    • 2 x 5 litre potted gunnera plants

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    • Despatch: Within 28 days
    • £35.99
Grow Gunnera manicata in moist, boggy soil, either in sun, part shade or full shade. Take care when planting, and consider the ultimate size of this large, robust plant. Shelter plants from cold, drying winds.
Cut back the old foliage in autumn and cover the crowns of Gunnera plants with a dry mulch of straw to protect them over the winter months.

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