Specialist nursery for water, marginal and moisture loving plants

Plant Info

Gunnera manicata

Gunnera manicata

(Chilean rhubarb)

The giant of the bog garden it has huge umbrella like leaves up to 1 metre wide, carried on spiny stems 1-2 metres high with panicles of tiny red brown flowers up to 1m in height. A dramatic plant and great for filling large unused wet areas or alongside lakes and large ponds.
3 litre pot size

  • Position: Moisture retentive soil - full sun/partial shade
  • Soil: Clay/ Loam
  • Flowering Period: Summer
  • Height: 1.5 - 2.5 metres
  • Spread: 2.5 - 4 metres
  • Dispatch period: March - Oct
£12.00
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