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PERSICARIA microcephala 'Red Dragon'



Commonly known as: Bistort, Knotweed.


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

individually £9.50 each, 3+ £8.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only
Pot size: 1.5 or 2 Litre

Mature Size

75cm (30in) Herbaceous Watering Can
  50cm (20in)
 

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  • 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 - 75cm (30in)
  • Spread - 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 - White

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