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Hundreds of non-stop blooms all summer. Probably the most heat tolerant of all Bacopas
Abunda Colossal Pink is a very high performing Bacopa with abundant, large deep rosy pink flowers which bloom early and hold their colour well in the heat. These Bacopa plants make good ground cover and excellent trailing plants. Essential for hanging baskets.
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Brand: Brookside NurserySupplied as: 5 Large Plug PlantsHabit: TrailingPosition: Sun or Partial ShadePrimary Flower Colour: PinkSuitable for Hanging Baskets? YesSuitable for Patio Containers? YesScented? Not ScentedPlant Type: Tender PerennialTrail Length: 25cm (14")Botanical name: Chaenostoma cordatum
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Pot Ready, Large, Healthy plants individually rooted in large plugs of compost. Ideal for planting into baskets, containers or small areas in the garden. Best results achieved if grown on for a short while in 9cm/10cm pots prior to planting out if planting straight into garden borders. Tender varieties will need protecting from frost. Compost volume around 4-5cm deep x 3-4cm square. Foliage height 5cm-12cm (depending on variety). Full growing instructions are provided.
These dainty, but none the less, essential flowers, generally used as ‘filler ins’ to bulk out hanging baskets, are easy to grow but are worth taking care of as they will give months of colour and form to your hanging baskets and containers. Our selections of these pretty plants are tried and tested for health, vigour and longevity and come in varied colours from whites, yellows, pinks, reds, purples and blues, so you can accessorize your basket!
General Growing Advice
Using a good quality multi-purpose compost, pot up your plugs into 10cm pots or 6 cell trays. Once your plug plants have been potted on and labelled, water them in well and grow on for around 5-6 weeks. Water once the compost starts to dry out.
If preferred you can pot on the plugs into hanging baskets, flower bags or pots. Add a slow release plant food like Miracle-Gro Slow Release All Purpose Plant Food to your compost which will give extra nutrients for strong and healthy plant growth.
Keep plants frost free until mid/late May and then harden off before being placed in their final positions when the risk of frost has passed in your area.
Water as necessary giving a liquid feed such as Neudorff Organic Plant Feed as instructed throughout the growing season.
***For packs of 20/40 plug plants gently remove the small plugs from the tray by pushing up from the bottom using a pencil.
This has not been a great year for several major nurseries. I've had so many no deliveries, lost deliveries and dead deliveries that I almost gave up on online suppliers.However, earlier this year I placed an order for tomato plants from Brookside, stating my preferred delivery week as is part of the service. I was notified exactly on time, and plants arrived swiftly and in superb condition.Following on from this, I decided to order annuals from Brookside to try and supplement the failures from other nurseries. Once again, even in this difficult time when others are letting customers down, the week of delivery was specified, dispatch notified and delivery bang on time.What a relief - plants again in fantastic condition.Well done Brookside, I know where I will be placing my order next year.Oh, and I recommended Brookside to a serious gardener friend, with equal success, to my relief!
Good quality plants and well packaged, although a little on the small size.
Weak plants will take a long time to recover
Sorry these are not large plug plants Ive put all 5 plants in one pot , very poor plants I will not order again
Foliage was yellowing and in poor condition.
both Bacopa were very weak not large size either lucky if they last which is unusual as all your plants i have had off you have been very healthy these were not
I usually buy white backpack to grow with fibrous rooted begonias, but these are are very nice colour which should look just as good, if not better!
I normally buy the small plug plants, but I tried the large, they arrived well packaged as normal, and really good size I grew them on for 2 weeks and planted out this weekend. Will buy again.
plants are thriving. Thankyou.
Nice healthy plants
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