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Epimedium rubrum

Common Name: Barrenwort

Plant Family: Berberidaceae

Epimedium rubrum
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Price:  £5.00
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Availability:  

  

6 in stock

Size/Qty:  9cm pot


Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy
Sun/ Shade:  Part Shade to Full Shade
Suggested Use:  Ground Cover or Underplanting
Scent:  No Scent
Flower Colour:  Red
Leaf Colour:  Green
Height:  low (up to 3 feet)
Evergreen:  No
Drought Tolerant:  Yes
Soil Type:  Normal, well-drained but moisture retentive
Soil PH:  Acid to Neutral
Rabbit & Deer Resistance:  Rabbit Resistant Plants
Resistance to Honey Fungus:  Resistant to Honey Fungus
RHS Award of Garden Merit:  Yes


grandiflorum x alpinum. Deciduous spreading perennial producing dainty red and yellow flowers in spring. Young foliage is brown, turning green then reddish in autumn. Great ground cover in dryish shade, but appreciates a leafy mulch.


Mainland UK  £8.50-£10 Local delivery Postcodes IP1-IP8 & CO10 (minimum order value applies please click here for details) FREE
Seeds & cuttings only  £2 Collect from our Nursery (Elmsett, Suffolk, IP7 6LZ) FREE
Scottish Highlands & offshore Islands From £10    

 

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Unless otherwise indicated our plants are supplied in the following pot sizes according to category. Dimensions refer to either the pot diameter (cm) or volume (litre);

  • Exotics/Conservatory & House Plants, Succulents: mostly as young plants in 9cm or 1 litre pots
  • Hardy Perennials, Ferns and Grasses: 1 litre (approx 12cm diameter)
  • Herbs: 9cm
  • Hardy Shrubs and Climbers: 1.5 or 2 litre 
  • Potted Bulbs: variable- please see "Size/Qty" on product information page 
  • Dormant Bulbs, Tubers and Bare-root perennials come either bagged or wrapped without a pot

The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall


Goes well with
Epimedium warleyense  'Ellen Willmott'

Epimedium warleyense 'Ellen Willmott'£5.00

Barrenwort

A spreading perennial, with masses of dainty coppery-orange and yellow flowers in spring, over colourful foliage. Ideal for planting under trees and shrubs.