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Very good. This plant does not seem to do well here. I've got one in a pot and it's alive but not doing much. The one I planted in the garden died last year.

15 Mar, 2008

 

hi Chris, its a bit like a Rhododendron - acidic and likes dappled shade - and no pruning! so if you have it in multi-purpose compost or full sun this could well be why. try giving it a dose of Rhododendon and Camellia feed - its the right time of year for it and hopefully will do the trick!

15 Mar, 2008

 

Thanks Angie. I'll see if they sell it here.

15 Mar, 2008

 

Lovely! Like it!

22 Mar, 2008



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