Meconopsis Napaulensis mixed

 

Meconopsis Napaulensis mixed. A choice mixed perennial with rosettes of yellow-green, red bristly leaves. Beautiful cup-shaped pink, red or purple flowers from late spring to mid-summer. Excellent border perennial. Max Height 60cm to 90cm. Max Spread 45cm. Flowers May to July. 

 

Plant in moist lime free soil in a sheltered site. Partial shade, Hardy.

 

General Herbaceous & Perennial Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding some planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if 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, water the area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.