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DARMERA peltata

Bergenia-like, white to bright pink flowers followed by large leaves on tall stems.
Further Reading....
  • White
    White to bright pink
  • Height
    To 2m (6½ft)
  • Spread
    1m (39in)
  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial
    Slowly spreading rhizomatous perennial with leaf stalks to 2m (6½ft) long. Rounded, coarsely toothed, prominently veined dark green leaves to 60cm (24in) across, turning red in autumn. Produces rounded cymes of numerous, 5-petalled flowers to 1.5cm (½in) across
  • Herbaceous
    Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
  • Hardy - very cold winter
    Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade

DARMERA peltata

 
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  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    An alternative to Gunnera. Softer and easier to manage. Makes an imposing, umbrella-like clump for a pond or streambank
    Pests & Diseases
    None
    Place of origin
    USA. (southwestern Oregon to northwestern California)
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Seasonal Interest
    Spring
  • Soil Conditions
    Wet or boggy soil
    Will tolerate drier conditions
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
to 2m (6½ft)
bulb/corm - guide for size not form Average Person
  1m (39in)
 

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