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Tropaeolum speciosum

Tropaeolum speciosum can look wonderful, climbing up a dark-leaved tree or shrub, perhaps a yew hedge or a rhododendron, with its trailing, slender stems carrying a succession of scarlet flowers, followed by pairs of dark blue fruit. Some people find it hard to establish. Fo

Herbaceous climber with scarlet flowers, followed by pairs of dark blue fruit.

Quantity 9 cm pot
Width 100cm
Height 1.5m
Family Tropaeolaceae
Flowering Late summer to mid autumn
Habitat detail best in cool, damp, partly shaded places
Garden habitat Part shade
Soil humus rich soil
Plant category Climber
Height range 1.2 - 2 m


9 cm pot
Tropaeolum speciosum
Tropaeolum speciosum Tropaeolum speciosum fruit
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