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Botanical name: Alonsoa linearis
Other names: Mask flower , Alonsoa linifolia
Species: A. linearis - A. linearis is an erect sub-shrub with fine, pointed, dark green foliage and racemes of spurred, red-orange flowers with black spotted throats, blooming in summer.
Alonsoa linearis is: Evergreen
Flower: Orange-red, Black spotted, Orange in Summer
Foliage: Green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer
Habit: Clump-forming, Erect
Specific pests: Aphids
Diseases: Generally disease free.
Propagation methods: Seed, Semi-ripe cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Alonsoa linearis (Mask flower ) will reach a height of 1m and a spread of 0.3m after 2-3 years.
Suggested uses: Beds and borders, Conservatory, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Greenhouse, Indoor, Sub-Tropical
Cultivation: Grow in fertile, moist, well-drained soil in either full sun or partial sun. Move into temperate glasshouse in winter. Pot: Loam based potting compost with min. 10 degrees C.
|This plant likes...||Garden match|
|Soil types:||Loamy, Sandy|
|Soil drainage:||Moist but well-drained, Well-drained|
|Soil pH:||Acid, Alkaline, Neutral|
|Light:||Partial Shade, Full Sun|
|Aspect:||South, East, West|
|Hardiness:||Indoor unheated (H2), Tender in frost (H3)|
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