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Geum 'Alabama Slammer'Avens

Just £9.99

Hardy Perennial
What is Hardy Perennial?
A plant that lives for more than two years.
Capable of withstanding outdoor winter temperatures down to -15C.

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Please note: This product cannot be delivered outside the United Kingdom.
Description How to Grow More Info Delivery
A compact Geum with fiery orange and red blooms borne on wiry stems above neat clumps of bright green foliage. Purple buds open to reveal golden, semi-double flowers with orange and red markings, from early to late summer. An easy and reliable perennial to grow, plant Geum 'Alabama Slammer' at the front of borders for a profusion of warm colour in summer. The blooms also make a wonderful cut flower for a vase indoors. Height: 45cm (18"). Spread: 40cm (16").

Cottage Gardens, Wildlife Gardens, Cut Flower Garden

Hardy

Full sun

Up to 45cm (17.7in)

Up to 40cm (15.7in)

Easy for all

Easy for all

Thompson & Morgan strives to ensure that all its plants are delivered to you in the perfect condition for planting. Sadly, the time it takes to deliver to certain locations in the UK means that we can't guarantee this, so regretfully we are unable to ship live plants to the following areas: GY, HS, IV41-IV49, IV51, IV55-56, KW15-KW17, PA34, PA41-48, PA60-PA78, PA80, PH40-PH44, TR21-TR24, ZE1-ZE3.

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Flowering Months
Water Avens plants regularly until fully established. Regular deadheading will encourage more flowers to be produced throughout the summer. In spring, lift and divide overcrowded clumps of geum to maintain their vigour.
Pot up geum plants and grow them on in bright, frost-free conditions until large enough to be transplanted outdoors. Once well grown, acclimatise them to outdoor conditions over 7 to 10 days. Geums dislike soils which are prone to waterlogging in winter. Plant them in moist, fertile, well drained soil, adding plenty of compost or well rotted manure to amend heavy clay or sandy soils. Choose a position towards the front of the border in full sun.

Delivery

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Orders which include any other products will incur a delivery charge of £4.95.

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