Botanical names: S.matrona and S.telephium 'Gooseberry Fool'
Plant type: Herbaceous perennial
Planting time: Any time of the year.
Size: Matrona: 60cm x 60cm
Depth & spacing: Plant to the same depth as in the pot & leave one plant's
width between them.
Aspect: Full sun to light shade.
Soil: Any type of free draining soil
Watering: Water well whilst actively growing for best results. However,
these plant are actually very drought tolerant.
Fertilising: Top dress with a complete fertiliser annually in Spring.
Flowering time: Summer to Autumn
Pruning required: Cut back each Winter.
Climatic tolerances: Cool to temperate.
Frost tolerance: These plants tolerate mild frosts only.
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