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Mertensia maritima

Mertensia maritima is a rare British native, unusual and charming. It is spreading, prostrate seaside perennial, commonly known as the oyster plant, as taste of its leaves resembles that of oysters. Delicate tubular blue flowers open from pink buds above the succulent blue-green leaves.

Prostrate, spreading perennial with tubular blue flowers and fleshy leaves.

Quantity 9 cm pot
Width 30cm
Height 10cm
Family Boraginaceae
Flowering Early summer
Habitat detail full sun
Garden habitat Open sunny
Soil well drained soil
Plant category Herbaceous
Height range 6 - 20 cm


9 cm pot
Mertensia maritima
Mertensia maritima
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