These calanthe were bought for spring 2020 sales which did not happen. They have been potted up into one and a half litre pots and are being feed every week. They should make good plants in the future.
C tricarinata is an excellent species for a UK garden. Grows well in an organic soil in semi-shade. Tolerant of very cold frosts. It produces tall stems with well spaced flowers in late April. It does not bulk up as fast as hybrids but appears to be long lived.
Plants can be sent out from July to March.
All plants are fully checked when sent out to ensure quality and they are disease free. Any complaints should be made within 14 days of receipt.Mature flowering sized plants of a very ppopular species. Grows well in the garden or in a greenhouse.