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Incarvillea delavayi 'Bees Pink'
Common Name: Hardy Gloxinia Family: Bignoniaceae (The Catalpa Family)

Incarvillea delavayi 'Bees Pink'
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It's curious to me why I don't see this stunning perennial in more gardens. 'Bees Pink' has masses of large, exotic, little-girl pink, trumpet-shaped flowers in late spring. The lush foliage looks somewhat like Acanthus (Bear's Breeches). It will rebloom if cut back after flowering. Give this unique perennial a try.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia - China and Japan
Native Habitat:
Grassy places and scrub around 2000m. Pastures and open grassland, 2400-3500 m., but it is now uncommon in its native range.

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourPink 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height12-24'  Bloom TimeLate Spring 
Spread8-12'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureSun Part Sun  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureAverage  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone5-10  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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