PLEASE NOTE - Lesser Celandine will next be available 'in the green' in February/March. PRE-ORDERING AVAILABLE. Simply order the numbers required and the plants will be sent when ready in the above timescale.
Our Lesser Celandines are true native plants grown from seed sourced from our native woodland. We can guarantee our plants are full UK native species. The lesser celandine in the green are 2-3 year old bulbils and they should flower in their first year after planting. The plants come with bulbils, roots and leaves and sometimes as a small plug. You need to plant the whole plant or whole plug and be careful not to let the roots dry out. We start checking our bulbs in early January and send out for despatch when ready in February to March. All our plants are native British wildflowers grown from wild seed in our sustainable nursery.
Price quoted per bulbil. This product has a minimum quantity of 10 bulbils. For orders over 1000 Lesser Celandines please contact us as we can arrange bespoke quotations.
All our plants are native British wildflowers grown in Peat-free growing media/compost in our sustainable nursery.
Plant Name: Lesser Celandine
Latin Name: Ficaria verna
Description: Lesser Celandine is one of the very first springtime plants to flower, producing its cheerful yellow flowers from February to May. It is a widespread species, found in damp woodlands, hedgerows, gardens, roadsides and riverbanks throughout the UK and Ireland. This plant produces bulbils and as such is either sold as bulbils or growing plants.
Flowering Times: February to May
Flower Colour: Yellow
Height: Plant stalk is 5-10cm
Management: Lesser Celandine will thrive in shade, partial shade or areas on shady banks. They don't do well where sites are grazed or mown often.