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Ok! places they may requ ire protection throughout winter Otten Ihe new shoots are $low to emerge from the soil,n spring, so take care not to damage them with early spnng cultIVaTIons Propagation: Although Ihe crowns can be btted and dIVIded in SPring they are sometimes tough and d,Hcult to spht Instead. oow seeds In a prepared seedbed In Sprlng lransplan~ng them Ihe foilOWlng spnng to th~r permanent po~tlons Righi InC8ryiliea mairei This IS a beautiful herbaceous perennial for the front of a border.

The plant gets lis common name from lis flowers, whICh have hinged stalks and can be moved from side to side, remaining as posdloned Several forms are available, including 'Rose BouQue( (pin k-mauve). -3)2ft) Spread: 45·60cm (1)2-211) Cultivation: ThiS p lant needs ordinary fe rti le garden soil th at does not dry out during summer DUring autumn, cut it down to soil-level Propagation: Il lS easily increased by trtling and diVIding plants in autumn or spring. Alternatively, during spring, take S-7'Scm (2-3in) long cuttings, Insert them In pots of sandy compost and place these In a COld frame , When the cuttings are rooled, pot them up and plant them out into their flowering poSitions In autumn In cold areas w ith wet soH, p lanl them dunng spnng PhysoslegiCl virginiana IS a reliable plant lor a mixed or herbaceous border, The deep lilac-purple variety Summer Spire' needs non-conflictlng colours set around It at a lower level Polemoniums come mostly from North America, b ut PolemOlllum caervieum onglnated In Europe and ASia as well It gained its first name from King Poternon 01 Pomus an anCfenl country In North-east ASia Minor Above Salyia J.

To ensure the clumps are readi ly identilied, mark them in autumn Alte rnativel y walt untillale spnng befo re dividing them, when the young shoots Will be apparent Left Liatris callilepis 'Kobold' The tr(){hy flowers of (hIS tuberous rooted herbaceous perennial are a dellghl dunng mid-summer to early autumn The flower5 are useful for flome decoration LialriS spicala IS ideal lor the front 01 a mixed or herbaceous border. Sultable companions Include Red Hot Pokers (KniphofiaJ . 8ergema Sllberhcht' and the Oregon G rape Maflonia aqulfolium Above Liriope muscari ThIS hardy perenmal drspiays deep qreen, archmg grass-like leaves throughoullile year Tile lilac-mauve flowers appear from fate summer IhrouglllO lale autumn They bear some resemblance to those of Grape Hyacmths As an added bonus, Ihe leaves remam attractive throughout the year Unum narbonense Flax (UK and USA) Th is well-known hardy perennial has narrow, lance-shaped, greygreen leaves and graceful, arching stems that usually d ie back in winter In colder climates but may persjsl throughout winter in m ilder regions The 25-3cm (1-1 )4inJ Wide neh blue flowers, borne at the lops of the stems, appear throughou t the summer months.

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