PERSICARIA affinis

Commonly known as Knotweed, Polygonum

Deep pink
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PERSICARIA affinis

 
Available Early Spring 2022 - Spring according to the Met office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore early spring is early March to mid-April. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
individually £10.50 each , 3+ £8.00 each 
Delivery Information Available Early Spring 2022

 

  • Evergreen
    Dark-green leaves 5-15cm (2-6in) long, turning red-bronze in autumn.
  • Shades of pink All shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
    Deep pink
  • Height
    25cm (10in)
  • Spread
    60cm (24in)
  • Ground cover These plants are typically low growing and spread quickly to inhibit weed growth on areas of bare soil
    Creeping perennial. Produces tight, upright spikes 5-8cm (2-3in) long of small flowers to 5mm (¼in) long. Flowers fade to pale pink.
  • 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 sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features
    Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin
    Himalayas
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Flower Shape
    Cup-shaped - 5mm (¼in) on spikes 5-8cm (2-3in) long
  • Spikes
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Rockery (inc alpine)
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil - any moist soil.
  • Wildlife
    Rabbit Resistant
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Persicaria - Growing Guide

Buy Varieties of PERSICARIA affinis

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PERSICARIA affinis 'Darjeeling Red'

PERSICARIA affinis 'Darjeeling Red'

Knotweed, Polygonum

Excellent ground cover with bright crimson flowers

 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only Gift-wrapping available
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individually £10.50 each , 3+ £8.00 each 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

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