Bergenia Cordifolia Winterglut

 

Compact, clump-forming, evergreen javascript:;perennial bearing rounded, toothed, glossy, dark green leaves, turning red in autumn and winter, and upright, dark red stems bearing dense clusters of open bell-shaped, magenta flowers in spring. Will reach a height of 0.45m and a spread of 0.45m after 2-5 years.

 

Plant in fertile moist soil. Full sun / partial shade, Hardy.

 

General Herbaceous & Perennial Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding some planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.