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PERSICARIA microcephala 'Red Dragon'

Additional Plant Details

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    Pests & Diseases - none.

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    Place of Origin - garden origin.

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    Flower Colour: White

Delivery Information

Delivery Information

Estimated delivery between 31 October and 06 November 2014. Subject to all plants being in stock

Please note that orders will normally be despatched within 5 - 10 working days from receipt except in the busy Spring season when it may take up to 15 working days from receipt until despatch.

Orders can also be collected in person from our Nurseries, or some of our shows - just tell us during the checkout process.

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PERSICARIA microcephala 'Red Dragon'

Bistort, Knotweed

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

Hardiness Rating

Fully hardy - Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)

Mature Dimensions
overall height and width of plant once mature

Height - in metres - 75cm (30in)
Spread - in metres - 50cm (20in)

Plant Type

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.

Preferred Location

Full Sun
Full Sun

Soil Conditions

Clay or heavy soil
No Preference - any moist soil
Wet or boggy soil

Flowers In

Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec

Buy PERSICARIA microcephala 'Red Dragon'

Pot size: 1.5 or 2 Litre

£10.00 each
3+£8.66 each
 MULTIBUY SAVING 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

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