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EPIMEDIUM 'Akebono'

Commonly known as Barrenwort, Bishop's hat

White flowers flushed pink. Startling red new foliage
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£12.50 each
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ for £10.00

  • Deciduous - in very sheltered sites may retain leaves
  • White - white flushed pink
  • Height - 15-25cm (6-10in)
  • Spread - 45-75cm (18-30in)
  • Ground cover - These plants are typically low growing and spread quickly to inhibit weed growth on areas of bare soil
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - flowers with prominent sepals arrive with the leaves in spring
  • Hardy - cold winter - Hardy 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)
  • Full shade
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - cut back any old foliage in late winter to enjoy emerging growth
  • Pests & Diseases - vine weevil, mosaic virus
  • Place of origin - garden origin. Japan
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - an Asiatic variety of Grandiflorum.
  • Wildlife - Rabbit Resistant -
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Epimedium - Growing Guide
15-25cm (6-10in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Hand Trowel
  45-75cm (18-30in)
 

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