Calceolaria integrifolia 'Kentish Hero'

Striking for its vermillion-orange, snapdragon-like flowers all through the summer months. More
1 x 9cm plant 511227-1 £6.50 Delivery mid May
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When in stock, please allow up to 2 weeks for despatch.
3 x 9cm plants 511227-3 £15.95 Delivery mid May
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Striking for its vermillion-orange, snapdragon-like flowers all through the summer months.

Keep snipping off dead blooms to encourage more growth from below.

Genus Calceolaria
Variety Kentish Hero
Group Integrifolia
Type Tender Perennial
Common Name Slipper Flower
Border Position Container, Middle
Soil Type Chalky, Fertile, Neutral
Scent Unscented
Site Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 60cm (24in)
Spacing 45cm (18in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Plant in a container or border that has good drainage, to avoid winter wet
Care Tips Reliably hardy if kept away from winter wet, we keep them in cold tunnels in winter. Keep taking off the dead flowers and they flower from lower branches for a long period. Cut back in winter.
Flowering May - August
Harvesting Flower production: 4-5 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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