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Calceolaria integrifolia Golden Nugget ~ Lady's Slipper

This shrubby Lady's Slipper is a great accent plant. You may be familiar with the tender annual Lady's Slipper. Given the right soil and climate conditions Calciolaria integrifolia is a sturdy shrub. This drought tolerant shrub from Chile, is certainly no shrinking violet in the full sun. The greatest selling point for this plant is the long blooming season with its showy golden yellow flowers. Plants will be damaged by frost in the mid 20°s F and require good drainage.

Calciolaria integrifolia Golden Nugget, Lady's Slipper

Flowers and foliage of Calicolaria integrifolia Golden Nugget Lady's Slipper.