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Rehmannia 'Walberton's Magic Dragon'

 

Chinese Foxglove 'Walberton's Magic Dragon'

'Magic Dragon' is ideal for use in borders or as a patio container plant. It has a very long season of flower beginning in late spring and continuing until frost. The sturdy, upright plants grow to around 70cm tall. The flower stems keep branching from the base to produce more and more buds and flowers.

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plant Features
  • Chinese Foxglove Walbertons Magic Dragon likes full sun to partial shade

    Full sun to partial shade

  • Chinese Foxglove Walbertons Magic Dragon likes occasional watering

    Occasional watering

  • Chinese Foxglove Walbertons Magic Dragon is frost hardy: 23f (-5°c)

    Frost Hardy: 23F (-5°C)

  • Chinese Foxglove Walbertons Magic Dragon likes moist and rich

    Moist and rich

 
plant information

Common name

Chinese Foxglove 'Walberton's Magic Dragon'

Latin name

Rehmannia 'Walberton's Magic Dragon'

type

Herbaceous Perennials

family

Orobanchaceae

ph

5.0 - 7.0 Acid - Neutral

  • Light

    Chinese Foxglove Walbertons Magic Dragon likes full sun to partial shade

    Full sun to partial shade

  • Frost

    Chinese Foxglove Walbertons Magic Dragon is frost hardy: 23f (-5°c)

    Frost Hardy: 23F (-5°C)

  • Soil

    Chinese Foxglove Walbertons Magic Dragon likes moist and rich

    Moist and rich

  • Water

    Chinese Foxglove Walbertons Magic Dragon likes occasional watering

    Occasional watering

Plant & bloom calendar

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    Best time to plant
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full grown dimensions

The size of a fully grown Chinese Foxglove Walbertons Magic Dragon is 0.50meters x 0.70meters 0.50 M 0.70 M

Rehmannia 'Walberton's Magic Dragon'

'Magic Dragon' is ideal for use in borders or as a patio container plant. It has a very long season of flower beginning in late spring and continuing until frost. The sturdy, upright plants grow to around 70cm tall. The flower stems keep branching from the base to produce more and more buds and flowers.


Flowering Season

From Mid Summer TO Mid Autumn

The plant produces racemes of two-lipped, purplish-pink flowers to 10cm long in summer and autumn.

 

Propogation by division

From Early Spring TO Late Spring

Smaller rosettes of leaves pop up from underground rizomes all around parent plants. These can be removed and replanted as required

 

Planting

From Early Spring TO Early Spring

Pot grown specimens should be found in a good nursery and these should be planted into their growing position in spring.

 
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