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Convallaria majalis (Lily of the Valley)

Lily of the Valley growing wild and filling the air with their extraordinary perfume is an extraordinary sight. If you find these convallaria the right spot, they'll live there happily forever.
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20 pips (209128)

20 pips

40 pips

20 rhizomes

1 x 9cm pot

3 x 9cm pots

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Details:

Type
Perennial
Position
Ground Cover (Scattered)
Soil
Broad Tolerance
Flowers
May
Height
15cm (6in)
Group/Species
majais
Common name
Lily of the Valley
Moisture
Moist but Well-drained
Aspect
Shade
Spread
15cm (6in)
Cultivation
Plant away from direct sunlight and keep moist. To aid quick establishment, sprinkle mycorrhizal fungi (Rootgrow) into the base of the planting hole. Displays are much more effective planted in groups of 3.

Description

These delicate, scented, native wildflowers will thrive in dry or damp shade. They'll live there happily. No May garden is complete without them.

Care Tips

Water them in and give them a good mulch of leaf mould or good compost. Divide in Sept-Nov.