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Mitraria coccinea.


Mitraria coccinea.

CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
Ceeping climber with long woody branches and small, oval, toothed, evergreen leaves. Tubular, red-orange flowers are borne in late spring and early summer followed by a fleshy seed capsule. Prefers a sheltered site with good soil, sun or semi shade. Avoid heavy frost.

 
Genus
Mitraria
Species   coccinea.
Cultivar  

Common name
Scarlet mitre pod

Family name
Gesneriaceae
Place of origin
Chile


DETAILS
Height
1 m
Width
1 m
(expected growth in average NZ conditions in 5 to 10 years)
Leaves
Evergreen

Soil Type

Moisture

Exposure


Climbers

Category
Long scandent stems or hooked thorns.
Availability
We have this currently available in a POT 3.5 container. Ask for it at your retailer.
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