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Semi-evergreenKeeps some of its foliage all year, and will drop some leaves as well.Ovate, lance-shaped, pointed, mid-green leaves to 25cm (10in) long, slightly puckered.
RedDeep red black
HeightTo 1.2m (4ft)
SpreadTo 1.2m (4ft)
HerbaceousEarly in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.Robust, clump-forming perennial
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)
PERSICARIA amplexicaulis 'Blackfield'
- Mature Size
- Tips and Advice
- Goes Well With
- Planting Combinations
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Additional FeaturesPests & DiseasesNonePlace of originGarden originResistant to honey fungusThese plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
Flower ShapeBell/LanternNarrowly bell-shaped 5mm (¼in) longSpikesLong-stalked narrow spikes to 10cm (4in) long
Soil ConditionsTolerates allAny moist soil.
WildlifeBee friendlyRabbit Resistant
- 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
to 1.2m (4ft)
to 1.2m (4ft)