Campanula latiloba

‘Percy Piper’

$9.50

Out of stock

Description

Campanula latiloba ‘Percy Piper’

Rich dark-purple, bowl-shaped flowers, which can be up to 5cm across, are borne on upright stems in dense racemes above the glossy, bright-green leaves. This clump of low growth has long lasting blooms from spring to autumn. Campanula latiloba ‘Percy Piper’ is a hardy plant that prefer rich, well drained soil and full to partial sun. grows up to 70cm high and 50cm wide

Growing: Campanula latiloba ‘Percy Piper’

– Height with flowers: 70cm approx.
– Width: 50cm approx.
– Position: Full Sun as well as Partial Shade.
– Soil: Best in slightly alkaline, fertile but well-drained soil. However they will tolerate a range of soil conditions especially once established.

– Fragrance:
– Frost: Hardy
– Growth: Herbaceous Perennial
– Attracts: Bees, birds and also other beneficial pollinators.

– Care: Easy and low maintenance. Apply a slow release fertilizer in early Spring for best growth and flowering. Additionally just a tidy up of old growth and blooms. Cutting back hard after the first flush of flowers are spent, may force campanula into a second period of bud and flower production.
– Deer & Rabbit resistant: Not first choice for these pests but if there isn’t anything else to eat they may have a bite.
– Origin: The species is native to the North Temperate Zone of Eurasia, extending from Britain to Japan. It is also present through most of Europe, except the extreme North, and has also naturalized in North America.

 

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