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Common Name
GUNNERA manicata

GUNNERA manicata

The biggest of all the umbelliferae. White flowers. July-Aug. Huge leaves. Ht. 200cm. Sp. 200cm. Moist but not waterlogged soil. Good in clay. AGM.


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Plant Details: GUNNERA manicata


Species: manicata

Common name: Giant Rhubarb

Family: Gunneraceae

Origin: Brazil

Foliage colour: Green

Hardy: Hardy

Soil type: Bog or marginal

Aspect: Shade, Part Shade

Evergreen: Deciduous

Height: 200

Spread: 200

Flower type: Single

Flower style: Arch Foliage Habit

Leaf colour: Green

Self: NO

Naturalising: YES

Winter grow conditions: C

Compost: P

Year of introduction: YES

Web rating: Michael Loftus rating 9/10

Pot Size: 3 litre

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