Fruit - raw. The bright red ripe fruits are eaten fresh
There are no material uses listed for Hemiphragma heterophyllum.
The juice of the plant is applied to cuts and wounds
Seed - sow spring in a greenhouse
. Prick out the seedlings into individual pots when they are large enough to handle and grow them on in the greenhouse for their first winter. Plant them out in late spring or early summer.
Division of plants in mid spring.
Layering. Plants often produce new roots along the stems at the nodes.
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Grows best in a warm, sheltered sunny position in a light well-drained soil
Plants are not very cold hardy, tolerating temperatures down to around -7°c. It succeeds outdoors in the milder areas of Britain but elsewhere needs protection from winter cold.
A prostrate perennial, forming spreading carpets of growth
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Polycultures & Guilds
There are no polycultures listed which include Hemiphragma heterophyllum.
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