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Pancratium maritimum bulbs


By Hoya105

Devon, United Kingdom Gb

Has anyone experience of growing these in the UK?
I grew some from seed years ago and they are hanging on -but not thriving. I wondered if I should plant them deeper?

On plant Pancratium maritimum (Campaneta (Oc))



no practical experience Hoya, but info in my book says "plant deeply with at least 8 inches of soil above the bulbs". They also need well drained soil and a position sheltered from North and East winds. Protect in winter with a thick layer of mulch... coarse sand or bracken or weathered ashes! suggested.

7 Mar, 2007


Thanks - I don't think I've got them that deep, so I'll give it a try!

12 Mar, 2007

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