Hepatica acutiloba

These are amongst the first of the spring flowerers, and acutiloba is one of the earliest, with pure white to pink flowers. More
1 bare root, for autumn planting 200855-1BR £11.95 Delivery mid November
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These are amongst the first of the spring flowerers, and acutiloba is one of the earliest, with pure white to pink flowers. It's a great path edger, good for the front of the border and is happy in shady, woodland areas.

Genus Hepatica
Group/Species acutiloba
Type Hardy Perennial
Common Name Liverwort
Border Position Container, Front
Soil Type Acid, Alkaline, Fertile
Scent Scented
Site Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture Moist but Well-drained, Well-drained
Height 20cm (8in)
Spacing 10cm (4in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Plant in a sheltered position in the garden. It is essential that they are exposed to early spring sunshine, but they must receive plenty of shade immediately after flowering and especially during the heat of the summer. They will thrive under deciduous trees and shrubs, or in crevices in the rock garden, performing best where there is good humidity.
Care Tips They respond well to a top-dressing of leaf-mould in autumn and an annual feed. Remove old leaves just before flowering.
Flowering February - April
Harvesting Flower production: 3 months
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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Hepatica acutiloba reviews

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Reviewed 29th April 2020 by Diane

Arrived quickly and are now growing healthily. Thanks

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Reviewed 21st April 2020 by Patricia

I don't know how you could improve it

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Reviewed 20th April 2020 by Janet

Plant arrived healthy. I planted it out. It does not look happy however hoping for it to pick up

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Reviewed 20th April 2020 by Fiona

All very good and a great surprise open g the parcels as they arrived.

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Reviewed 20th April 2020 by Jean

My husband laughed when it arrived and hasn’t improved

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Reviewed 20th April 2020 by Lorraine

I love the range of Sarah Raven's plants, the way she gives advice how to combine them for best effect. The plants themselves are healthy and well-packaged when they arrive. Would recommend without reservation to anyone.

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Reviewed 17th March 2020 by Mrs Bowett

Good service, quick delivery and healthy plant.

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Reviewed 24th February 2020 by Margaret

Very good and lovely condition packed carefully to

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Reviewed 24th January 2020 by Mrs Ealing

It’s planted but as yet not pushed through

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Reviewed 24th January 2020 by Mrs Ealing

It’s planted but as yet not pushed through