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tree mallow 'Bredon Springs'
Lavatera 'Bredon Springs'
Lavatera can be annuals, biennials, perennials or subshrubs, with long-stalked, palmately lobed leaves and large, funnel-shaped flowers in summer
Malvaceae / Malvaceae
'Bredon Springs' is a strong-growing semi-evergreen sub-shrub to 2m, with lobed, grey-green leaves and funnel-shaped mauve-pink flowers 5-7cm across all summer
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Aspect East-facing or South-facing or West-facing
MoistureWell-drained, Moist but well-drained
SoilChalk, Clay, Sand, Loam
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Grow in light well-drained soil in a sheltered position in full sun
Propagate by softwood cuttings
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Pruning group 6
Generally pest free
May be subject to a rust
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