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Container: 0,7 litre pot
Flowering period: summer flowers
Hardiness zone: zone 7-10
Height: 50 to 70cm
Plant spacing: 40 cm
A superb hardy and vigorous perennial cultivar.
Three good reasons to plant it:
And a fourth! Its large pink-red umbels contrast well with spikey flowers such as Crocosmia or Persicaria or the golden blooms of Coreopis.
It works well when planted by Panicum virgatum 'Shenandoah' or Panicum 'Haense Herms'
For borders or the middle of perennial beds.
Cultivation: in the sun in ordinary, well-drained soil. Water if necessary in the summer to promote flowering. Avoid heavy, clay soils which are wet in winter.
Maintenance: prune in the autumn to keep a compact habit. Divide every four years in the spring.
Height of the umbels: 60 to -75 cm. Height of the foliage: 5 cm
|Cultivation and Propagation|
|Soil type:||ordinary soil, good garden soil, chalky soils, light, sandy soils|
|Culture advice:||Planting soil composed: 1/3 coarse sand, 1/3 garden soil, 1/3 horticultural compost|
|Special maintenance:||Prune the plant at the end of autumn, Cut off dead flowers|
|Multiplication Tips:||Division in early spring|
|Garden value:||drought tolerant, attractive flowering, low maintenance|
|Garden style:||cottage garden|
|Position:||middle of the border|