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PERSICARIA microcephala 'Red Dragon'
Tall and spreading variety with dramatic brownish-red leaves with black markings
Buy PERSICARIA microcephala 'Red Dragon'
- Pests & Diseases - none.
- Place of Origin - garden origin.
- Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
- Height - in metres - 75cm (30in)
- Spread - in metres - 50cm (20in)
- Ground Cover - These plants are typically low growing and spread quickly to inhibit weed growth on areas of bare soil
- Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - graceful, vase-shaped habit. Long, heart-shaped leaves. Colour changes with the seasons. Silvery, metallic, chevron-shaped marking in spring. Forms a natural mound with sprays of tiny flowers.
- Full Sun
- Partial Shade
- Clay or heavy soil
- No Preference - any moist soil
- Wet or boggy soil
Flower Colour -
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