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S. lyrata :(seed) A herbaceous clumping perennial 20cmH with marked basal leaves

$3.00

S. lyrata– This is a small clumping perennial, excellent  borders. It is mainly grown for it’s leaves than for it’s flowers. It produces large broad leaves about 6 – 8 cm, these have lovely dark lyre markings along the veins. The dark leaf variety has dark burgundy coloured leaves. Both varieties produce copious amounts of seed. The flowers on both are a pale blue, the flowers  are often gone before they are seen,but produce interesting seed  heads.

Description

S. lyrata  ( Green  leaf variety) – This is a small clumping perennial, excellent for a border plant. It is mainly grown for it’s leaves than for it’s flowers. The green variety produces large broad leaves about 6 – 8 cm x 4 -6 cm, these have lovely dark lyre markings along the veins. The dark leaf variety has dark burgundy coloured leaves. Both varieties send up many stems to 20 – 30 cm and produce copious amounts of seed. The flowers on both are a pale blue, the flowers  are often gone before they are seen,but produce interesting seed  heads.