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Persicaria microcephala 'Red Dragon'

Common Name:

Plant Family: Polygonaceae

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Persicaria microcephala 'Red Dragon'
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 Persicaria microcephala 'Red Dragon'Persicaria microcephala 'Red Dragon' 
Price:  £6.00
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1 in stock

Quantity or Pot size:  1 litre pot


Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy
Position/ Situation:  Herbaceous Border
Sun/ Shade:  Sun to Part Shade
Season of Interest:  Spring to autumn
Scent:  No Scent
Flower Colour:  White
Leaf Colour:  Red
Height:  low (up to 3 feet)
Evergreen:  No
Soil Type:  Normal, well-drained but moisture retentive
Soil PH:  No preference
Rabbit & Deer Resistance:  Not Known To Be Resistant
Resistance to Honey Fungus:  Resistant to Honey Fungus


Striking foliage plant with pointed redish purple leaves with a paler V marking. Small white flowers in late summer. Can be trimmed back in early summer to make it bush out. Suitable for medium height ground cover. For sun to part shade in moist soil.


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 We only send plants & seeds to UK locations (excl. Northern Ireland) Sorry we cannot ship to any other Country due to British Plant Health regulations on the export of plants post Brexit. There are no exceptions unfortunately  

 

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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 (approx. 0.5 litre)  or 1 litre pots
  • Hardy Perennials, Ferns and Grasses: 1 litre (approx. 12cm diameter)
  • Herbs: 9cm (approx. 0.5 litre)
  • Hardy Shrubs and Climbers: 1.5 or 2 litre 
  • Potted Bulbs: variable- please see "Quantity or Pot size" on plant 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.