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DeciduousOvate to ovate-lance-shaped leaflets
Shades of pinkAll shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennialClump-forming rhizomatous perennial
HerbaceousEarly in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
Very hardyHardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
Additional FeaturesGood to knowFlowerheads can be left for winter interestPests & DiseasesPowdery mildew and leaf spot possibly.Place of originSouth eastern Asia, North America.
Flower ShapePaniclesCompact, upright panicles
Garden Location/ConditionsBog garden
Soil ConditionsWet or boggy soilMoist, humus-rich boggy site. For drier areas, grow in shade. Avoid chalk and clay.
- 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