Stephanandra Incisa Crispa

 

Stephanandra Incisa Crispa. A thicket-forming deciduous shrub with arching, rich brown stems in winter. Deeply lobed, wavy margined, mid-green leaves. Clusters of greenish white flowers in early summer. ideal border specimen. Max Height 60cm. Max Spread 3m. Flowers May to June.

 

 

Plant in moist fertile well drained soil. Full sun / partial shade, Hardy.

 

General Shrub Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • If the Shrub 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 well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Position used. Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the Shrub and area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until Shrub is established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.