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CIMICIFUGA simplex 'Atropurpurea'

Commonly known as Bugbane, Cohosh, Snakeroot

A beautiful plant with wine coloured foliage and white flowers on tall stems
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Available again from summer 2020 - These plants are expected to be available sometime in summer.
individually £13.00 each, 3+ £11.00 each

Delivery Information Available again from summer 2020
plant size comparison icon 1.5 to 2 Litre


  • White
  • Height - 1-1.2m (3-4ft)
  • Spread - 60cm (24in)
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - clump-forming perennial with basal leaves 30-75cm (12-30in) long composed of numerous oval to rounded leaflets. Often arching stems
  • Very hardy - Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Partial shade
  • Caution, toxic if eaten - Do not eat these plants. - berries
  • Additional Features - Berries - These plants have berries.
  • Good to know - wildlife plant - bottlebrush-like flowers are attractive to butterflies
  • Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin - Russia, western China, Mongolia, Korea, Japan
  • Flower Shape - Racemes - - 6-30cm (2½-12in) long
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Leaf Colour (if not green) - Purple -
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - humus-rich.
  • Wildlife - Butterfly friendly -
1-1.2m (3-4ft)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  60cm (24in)

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