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Other common names
Pyrenean violet rosette mullein
Ramonda are evergreen perennials forming rosettes of crinkled, hairy leaves, with solitary or clustered flowers in late spring and early summer
R. myconi is an evergreen perennial to 10cm in height, forming a rosette of broadly ovate, hairy, dark green leaves. Flowers 2.5cm in width, with five rounded violet-blue petals and yellow anthers, in clusters on leafless stems
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or North-facing or West-facing or East-facing
Exposure Exposed or Sheltered
MoistureMoist but well-drained
SoilLoam, Chalk, Sand
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Up to 10 cm
Time to ultimate height
Grow in moderately fertile, humus-rich, moist but well-drained soil in partial shade. Plants grow best on their sides to avoid accumulations of moisture in the rosettes, which may cause rotting in winter
Propagate by seed or root leaf cuttings in early autumn
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Patio & Container Plants Rock Garden
Pruning No pruning required
Pests Slugs and snails may be a problem
Generally disease free
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