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Commonly known as Golden root, Roseroot
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Semi-evergreen - Keeps some of its foliage all year, and will drop some leaves as well. - broadly oval or narrowly, inversely lance-shaped, entire or toothed fleshy, grey-green leaves to 4cm (1½in) long with red tinted tips.
Height - 5-30cm (2-12in)
Spread - 20cm (8in)
Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial - rhizomatous perennial. Produces dense, terminal, corymbs of flowers 6mm (¼in) across, opening from slightly pink buds
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)
Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - aphids
Place of origin - throughout northern hemisphere
Garden Location/Conditions - Rockery (inc alpine) -
Hardiness - Fully hardy -
Seasonal Interest - Summer -
Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil - - moderately fertile
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