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01/05/2013 at 14:15

my mum wants some busy lizzies4 her birthday me and my brother are going to buy someand put them together with some other plants with her on her birthday, my question is how big are they what size tub will we need and what other plants go well with them

thanks tommy

01/05/2013 at 17:03

Hiya tommysmith

Get the new guinea hybrids ..they are a disease resistant type of busy lizzy.

They need to go in the shade...they like it cool

I like to grow 3 of the same colour together so I would get one that's about 30 cm across for those. In a container I would not plant anything else with them

01/05/2013 at 19:36

I would agree with Verdun. Make sure the ones you get are disease resistant. A couple of years ago all mine died overnight.

They look much nicer on their own. I wouldn't put anything else with them.

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