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Gunnera manicata 'Giant prickly rhubarb'

Gunnera manicata 'Giant prickly rhubarb'

plants and garden

Regular price £35.50 Sale

This giant plant has the largest leaves of any plant grown in the UK. The leaves are borne on long, stout, prickly stems and can grow to well over a metre in diameter. It has green/red club shaped flowers that are about 70cm long.

Colour - Red
Growth - Fast
Flowers - July and August
Height - 150cm to 300cm
Position - Full sun to part shade

Cover crown with dying foliage or straw in Autumn to protect from frost.

Remove the plant from the pot, and plant in damp ground, in a hole deep enough to accommodate the root ball. 

Your plants will be picked and packed carefully to ensure they arrive to your door alive and fresh. Please unpack orders as soon as possible.

During the "Available Season" we aim to deliver all orders between Tuesday and Friday. According to our stock availability orders might be placed on hold until plants are in a suitable condition to be sent or in case you have placed an order out of Available Season. We will keep you informed via email about a delivery date.

Our couriers will leave orders with a neighbour or in a cool shaded area if there is no one at the address provided.

Please note that we only ship to the UK.