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£10.00 each 3+£8.66 each
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1.5 or 2 Litre

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PERSICARIA microcephala 'Red Dragon'

Bistort, Knotweed

Tall and spreading variety with dramatic brownish-red leaves with black markings
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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/nothern 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 - 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 - White

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