Cytisus Apricot Gem - 9cm Potted Shrub

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  • Good in pots and containers
  • Will flower well in full sun
  • Hardy Perennial - sow indoors or on a seedbed (April-June); transplant later to flower for many seasons
  • Attracts Bees
  • Rare Mediterranean shrub
  • Elegant long stems
  • Delightful yellow/apricot flowers every year
  • Great in containers or sunny beds
  • Loved by pollinating insects
  • Thrives in shallow poor soils given it is ericaceous
  • Happy in windy exposed sites, especially on the coast
  • 9cm potted plant, delivered to your door

An elegant Mediterranean plant, Cytisus Apricot Gem gives you stems covered in pretty yellow pea-flowers every spring giving off a subtle sweet fragrance. The stems are tall and upright yet compact so give you drama in the garden without taking up lots of space- ideal for if you have a small garden.

Flowering in April and May Cytisus Apricot Gem pairs well with crown imperial fritillaries in yellow and orange. Both Cytisus and crown imperials enjoy free draining soil and like exposure to sun. Tulips dotted around in the vicinity also adds to your flower display.

Useful Tip:

If growing in containers choose an ericaceous compost which the roots of Cytisus Apricot Gem will appreciate. If planting in an existing bed be sure to add grit to open up the soil if it is heavy and clay-like in structure. Choose a sunny site for the best flower displays.

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Catalogue Number 5140-5186
  • Quantity 1x 9cm Potted Shrub
  • Height Up To: 50cm (20in)
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