Galtonia candicans is known as a summer Hyacinth and is a native of South Africa. It has lovely dark green strap-like foliage and sends up spikes of beautiful white scented flowers in late summer just as many other summer perennials are coming to an end. The pretty bell-shaped white flowers are tinged with green and also make a stunning cut flower. Galtonia is, in fact, a bulb and it prefers a moist full sun position. We mulch ours to keep the moisture in over the summer period. It will die back in Winter to re-emerge again in spring. As the plants get bigger it will have offsets which can be removed in spring to give you new plants. Can also be planted in a pot. Loved by bees and butterflies
Height 1.5m x 1m Wide
Perennial | Frost tender
Plant size: PB2 - Equivalent 1.2 litres
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