Campanula Samantha

 

A beautiful variety of 'Bellflower', having striking deep rose/magenta, bell-shaped flowers on delicate stems, atop mounds of mid-green foliage. Ideal for the middle of a border or simply on its own in the patio container. Flowers May-August. Height 40-50cm (16-20").

 

Full Sun / Partial shade in well drained soil.

 

General Alpine Planting and care

  • Water the Alpine thoroughly and allow to drain fully
  • If the Alpine is being planted in a lawn remove a circle of turf
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base Adding a bucketful of planting compost
  • Remove the pot gently, if the tree is well rooted cut off the pot
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in well
  • Water the Alpine and area thoroughly, then again at least once a week during the first growing season
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring