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Other common names
Cape figwort 'Salmon Leap'
Phygelius are evergreen shrubs, usually grown as herbaceous perennials in cooler areas, with simple, ovate leaves and large panicles of tubular flowers in summer and autumn
'Salmon Leap' is a suckering plant with ovate, dark green leaves and panicles of tubular, orange-red flowers 5-6cm in length in summer
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
MoistureMoist but well-drained
SoilSand, Loam, Chalk, Clay
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Time to ultimate height
Grow in fertile, moist but well-drained soil in full sun. In frost-prone areas, shelter from cold winds and provide a dry winter mulch
Propagate by softwood cuttings in late spring. Propagate by removing rooted suckers in spring
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Banks and Slopes Flower borders and beds Wall-side Borders
City & Courtyard Gardens
Pruning Cut back to the base in spring
Pests May be attacked by figwort weevil and capsid bug
Generally disease free
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