Use For... Ground cover, Rabbit resistant, Bee attraction
Description... The species is rarely seen but there are a number of beautiful forms having clean-coloured pink flowers. It will gently invade the surrounding area so place with care. This is similar to the anemone x hybrids forms and they are valued for their long season of reliable beauty in the garden.
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Planting your new plant
Water the plant thoroughly when you get it home, and plant out as soon as possible. Make the hole for the plant larger that the pot it is in and the same depth. When removing the plant from the pot, squeeze the sides of the pot to loosen it. Loosen the roots of the plant, put the plant in the hole spreading the roots to encourage them to grow outwards. Fill round the edges of the rootball with soil to the same level as the surrounding soil.
Care for your plant
Plants in containers need plant food to thrive when in growth. Seek advice from your retailer regarding best product(s). Follow the packet instructions when applying plant food. Remove fading flowers to encourage fresh ones.
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