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Type: Perennial
Seed #: 542
Common Name: Bells of Ireland  
Latin Name: moluccella laevis
Colour: Green and white
Temperature: 10C - 21C (50F - 70F) (Zone 2)
Zone: 2
Blooms: July to October
Site: Full Sun
Height: 60cm - 65cm (24" - 26")
Spread: 25cm - 30cm (10" - 12")
Seeds per pack: 0
Price: $0.00
Plant these to encourage birds and butterflies to visit your garden frequently. This plant produces amazing cutflower. This plant is deer resistant.

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Bells of Ireland

Notes: Long prized for its unique green spires of bell-shaped flowers on a central stock reaching two feet high. Excellent for cutting and dried arrangements. Highly resistant to deer. Easy care and drought tolerant, especially when mulched.

Instructions: Direct sow with no cover in early spring, as soon as the soil can be worked. Or, start seeds indoors in late autumn and set out the seedlings while the soil is still cool. Germinates in 10 to 12 days.

Habitat: Well-drained soil and full sun location are best. Mulch for water conservation and nutrient replacement. Appreciates wind protection or being staked in windy locations.

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Lychnis - This perennial forms dense clumps of silver-white foliage and multi-branched, gray-green stems and produces masses of deep to moderate pink blooms for much of the summer. They are very drought tolerant and are known to be deer resistant.   Delphinium Mixed Colors - This mix is full of deep and pastel colour. Cut the flowers to encourage more blooms. Hummingbirds and Bees love the rich colour and nectar of these show stoppers. Delphinium makes a stunning statement in any garden or bouquet.   Delphinium - Great early cut-flower. Deer resistant, drought tolerant and an early bloomer that produces a bounty of truly stunning  bi-colour and tri-colour flowers.(Especially in second and subsequent years.) Provide even moisture and bright light for best results. A hummingbird favorite.
Lychnis   Delphinium Mixed Colors   Delphinium
(Lychnis coronaria)   (Delphinium elatum)   (Delphinium)

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