Uses Alpine House Robin White’s complex, superb, new, hybrid, pink, blue and white, flowers of good form, February to March, exciting marbled foliage. Ideal in the alpine house but well worth trying in the rock garden. Height 9-12cm
The Silver Shadow Group require a sheltered position in the garden. Plant on a cool, well-drained slope in a light ‘fluffy’ soil rich in leaf mould. It is essential that they are exposed to early spring sunshine, but they must receive plenty of shade immediately after flowering and especially during the heat of the summer. They will thrive under deciduous trees and shrubs or in crevices in the rock garden, performing best where there is good humidity. They respond well to a top-dressing of leaf-mould in autumn and an annual feed of fish, blood and bone in late winter.
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