Smyrnium perfoliatum

Smyrnium perfoliatum is one of my favourite spring foliage plants for the garden and to pick with tulips and wallflowers. It looks good in the garden for months and has a vase life of three weeks. More
1 x 9cm plant 510550-1 £9.50 Delivery late February
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3 x 9cm plants 510550-3 £27.50 Delivery late February
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Smyrnium perfoliatum is one of my favourite spring foliage plants for the garden and to pick with tulips and wallflowers. It looks good in the garden for months and has a vase life of three weeks.

Biennial, these plants are now in their second year of growth and this is the perfect time to plant them.

Genus Smyrnium perfoliatum
Type Hardy Biennial
Common Name Perfoliate Alexanders
Border Position Middle
Soil Type Acid, Chalky, Neutral
Scent Unscented
Site Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture Well-drained, Moist but Well-drained
Height 90-120cm (36-48in)
Spacing 90-120cm (36-48in)
Flowering April - July
Vase Life This is a fantastic foliage flower. Also dries well.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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