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New products at Crocus

by Sarah - April 6th, 2014.
Filed under: Crocus, New Products.

Crocus just added these new products

Magnolia stellata 'Rosea' (star magnolia)

Magnolia stellata ‘Rosea’ (star magnolia) £29.99
Position: full sun or partial shade Soil: any moist, well-drained soil Rate of growth: slow-growing Flowering period: March to April Hardiness: fully hardy A popular, compact, bushy shrub or small tree with mid-green leaves and silky buds which open up to large, pink star-shaped flowers, The flowers are lightly scented, and open very early, before the leaves, eventually covering the shrub for several weeks. This is one of the best magnolias for a small garden. Garden care: Plant in a sheltered spot, away from strong winds. Requires minimal pruning. Remove any broken, diseased or crossing branches in midsummer. Plant in a sheltered spot, adding plenty of peat to the planting hole. Mulch in spring with manure and leaf mould, especially on dry soils.

Glazed flower pot

Glazed flower pot £24.99
This glazed pot is perfect for planting statement plants such as bay or olive trees and placing around entrances or walkways. They have been designed in the UK and are guaranteed frost proof and come complete with holes for drainage. They come in a variety of colours and look great on the patio or in the conservatory. Measurements: Height: 31cm Diameter: 33cm