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Semi-evergreenKeeps some of its foliage all year, and will drop some leaves as well.Mid-green leaves to 2.5cm (1in) long, on red tinted stems, turning red in autumn.
Shades of pinkAll shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
Ground coverThese plants are typically low growing and spread quickly to inhibit weed growth on areas of bare soilTrailing, slightly woody, ground cover. Produces flowers to 6mm (¼in) long on narrow 8cm (3in) spikes.
HerbaceousEarly in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
Hardy - cold winterHardy 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)
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Additional FeaturesPests & DiseasesNonePlace of originHimalayasResistant to honey fungusThese plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
Garden Location/ConditionsRockery (inc alpine)
Soil ConditionsFertile moist well-drained soilModerately fertile
- Dividing Herbaceous Perennials - Video Tip ondemand_video
- Spring Planting Osteospermums - Video Tip ondemand_video
- Dividing Summer Perennials - Video Tip ondemand_video
- Dividing summer flowering Hemerocallis - Video Tip ondemand_video
- Summer propagation - Video Tip ondemand_video
- Self-seeding aquilegia - Video Tip ondemand_video
- Supporting Plants - Video Tip ondemand_video
- Dead heading meconopsis - Video Tip ondemand_video
- Dead heading Delphiniums - Video Tip ondemand_video
- Feeding herbaceous peonies - Video Tip ondemand_video
- Overpotting Problems - Video Tip ondemand_video