AWARD

BERGENIA 'Sunningdale'

Commonly known as Elephant's ears, Megasea

Deep pink flowers, leaves reddish in winter
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BERGENIA 'Sunningdale'

 
Available late spring to early summer 2022 - Spring according to the Met Office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore late spring is mid-April onwards. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
£12.50 each 
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ for £10 each
Delivery Information Available late spring to early summer 2022
  • Evergreen
    Mid- to deep-green leaves 15-18cm (6-7in) long, red beneath, becoming copper-red in winter.
  • Shades of pink All shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
    Deep pink
  • Height
    30-45cm (12-18in)
  • Spread
    45-60cm (18-24in)
  • 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. Produces bell-shaped flowers, 1.5-2.5cm (½-1in) long on red stems.
  • Very hardy Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Full sun
    For best winter colour.
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features
    Pests & Diseases - slugs, snails, caterpillars, vine weevil, leaf spot.
  • Place of origin
    garden origin.
  • Flower Shape
    Bell/Lantern - bell-shaped to funnel-shaped 5-petalled flowers 1.5-2.5cm (½-1in) across
  • Panicles
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Woodland garden
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich.
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
  • Rabbit Resistant
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
30-45cm (12-18in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Hand Trowel
  45-60cm (18-24in)
 

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