Babiana Kew Hybrids
£5.50 – £19.00
Babiana ‘Kew hybrids’ Frost-tender. Can be grown outdoors in sheltered areas if you cover with a deep mulch in winter. Grown for the bright, scented blooms with a resemblance to Freesias. Native habitat – South Africa.
100 bulbs, 25 bulbs, 50 bulbs
Plant: April. 6 cm deep. Spacing 10 cm. Flowers July-August. Height 20-25 cm.
Frost tender. Perennial. Grow in a sheltered, sunny position in humus rich well-drained soil. Ideal for growing in pots, can be grown in the ground in a sheltered area and to be covered with a mulch in the winter to protect the bulbs.
Propagation: When overcrowded lift and separate the bulbs, store somewhere cool and dry, replant in April.