Phygelius rectus - Cultivation Notes
This evergreen shrub requires full sun and a sheltered location as it is slightly tender. Prefering a moist fertile soil it will grow happily against a warm sunny wall. Dead head flowers and cut back hard in spring. Mulch to protect root system in autumn.
Strengths, Weaknesses & Design Usage
Strengths of Phygelius rectus:
- Suitable for container growing
- Tolerates full sun and sandy, drought-prone soils
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