Lobster Claw 'Albus'
Clianthus puniceus f. albus
Also known as
Parrot's Bill, Glory Pea, Lobster claws
10 years to reach maturity
This plant has a mild fragrance
Lobster Claw 'Albus' Overview
This evergreen shrub can grow to 3m high. It has dark green leaves that are pinnate. In early summer it produces clusters of white flowers that can be 7cm long.
How to harvest Lobster Claw 'Albus'
Generally not harvested.
How to propagate Lobster Claw 'Albus'
Take semi hardwood cuttings in late summer or early autumn.
Special features of Lobster Claw 'Albus'
Other uses of Lobster Claw 'Albus'
Suits being grown in sunny sheltered wall side borders. Or in containers in greenhouses.