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Can you tell me what this plant is please

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I think it's Cerinthe major purpurescens. I fell in love with it when I first saw it in the Which experimental gardens some years ago.

I wonder if it's frost hardy......

31 May, 2010


Sorry, don't know what it is but it's lovely

31 May, 2010


yes it is Cerinthe major purpurescens. as far as I am aare they are not hardy in yorkshire but they may be ok further south. the self seed freely however.

31 May, 2010


Many thanks it is so pretty I saw it on an allotment so will now try and get some seeds. Thanks again.

31 May, 2010

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