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Solanum jasminoides var. 'alba'- The HARDY Chilean Potato Vine. The one to choose to clothe old walls, trellis or large pergolas!

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Name: Solanum jasminoides var. 'alba'- The HARDY Chilean Potato Vine. The one to choose to clothe old walls, trellis or large pergolas!

Description: This variety, Solanum jasminoides var. 'alba', of Chilean Potato Vine is the one to choose because it is refreshing to look at and will give you masses of pure snow white flowers to look at all summer long. The Royal Horticultural Society has given it its prestigious Award of Garden Merit (RHS AGM) and it is just the thing to cover a sunny wall. This vigorous scented climber will flower for you from June through to the end of September and has heavenly white and lilac buds which open into lovely big clusters of scented white flowers with stunningly bright lemon centres, followed by yellowish-white fruits with mid green leaves. This semi-evergreen is hardy and will not let you down. An absolutely stunning plant to clothe walls, trellis, fence panels or pergolas as she has plently of leaf and flower cover, over a long season. 'Alba' is just hard to beat - masses of distinctive flowers and it is unstoppable, growing more than 6ft a year when its happy!

Size of plant supplied : 12cm pot grown and posted WITH pot so root system is protected Height of plant supplied : from bottom of pot to top of foliage approx. 35cm - 40cm Position: a sunny sheltered south or west facing position
Soil: humus-rich, moist, well drained soil or multi-purpose compost and feed well Growth rate: good Flowering period: June to September
Flower colour: exquisite clusters of scented pure snow white flowers with yellow centres Hardiness: fully hardy Other features: if planted in moist well drained soil can grow up to 6ft a year so great for screening
PRUNING: In early spring remove a third of the older stems to gound level. For detailed guide to planting and pruning view and view the climbing plant care guide FEEDING: We recommend our 'Grower Quality Climbing Plant Food' available in the shop - normal strength weekly from mid-May to September Wildlife: attractive to bumble bees, lacewings and ladybirds

Quantity: 1 x - Solanum jasminoides var. 'alba'. The Hardy Chilean Potato Vine in a 12cm Pot. We despatch WITH pot so root system is safe. We use 'Exemptor' to ensure your root system is healthy.

Availability: In Stock

Price: £19.99

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