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Polygonatum biflorum

Solomon's seal is a well-known garden plant, but the genus covers a wider range of plants. The familiar ones have arching stems, perhaps a metre tall, with opposite pairs of leaves and a pair of flowers hanging from each each leaf axil. There are many variations on this theme, but less well known are some elegant plants, much smaller, some with quite deep pink flowers. There are also a few really dwarf alpines, in which the pink flowers emerge flat on the ground, and when a colony is in flower it looks like fallen cherry blossom. Heteropolygonatum is a very closely related genus, separated on technical grounds.

Polygonatum biflorum is also found under the name Polygonatum giganteum, with the common name Giant Solomon's Seal, so this should be extra large, but it really isn't much bigger than other species, unless really well grown. It has pairs of creamy white flowers, green towards

PLANT SPECIFICS
Quantity 2 litre pot
Width 50cm
Height 80cm
Family Asparagaceae
Flowering Mid spring to early summer
Habitat detail partial or full shade
Garden habitat Part shade
Soil moist, well drained soil
Plant category Herbaceous
Height range 60 cm - 1.2 m

Code

QWV-2
2 litre pot 8.00
Plants Available: 30
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