Bergenia Silberlicht


White elephants ears. Attractive mid-green leaves and red-stalked spikes of white spring flowers that fade to pink in warmer weather. A valuable plant for any border, the leathery leaves provide a foil for delicate foliage plants and are useful for winter flower arrangements. Tolerates most soils, including heavy clay.



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.