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Persicaria nepalensis

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Plant Family: Polygonaceae

Persicaria nepalensis
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Price:  £6.00
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Availability:  

  

1 in stock

Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy
Sun/ Shade:  Sun to Part Shade
Suggested Use:  Ground Cover or Underplanting
Scent:  No Scent
Leaf Colour:  Red
Height:  low (up to 3 feet)
Habit/Shape:  Running/spreading
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


Spreading perennial with small pointed, dark green leaves with a red margin and a brown chevron. The whole leaf turns reddish as the summer progresses. Grow in moist, well drained soil in sun to part shade. Good ground cover. Spreads indefinitely.


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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.