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Persicaria amplexicaulis Red Baron

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Fully hardy perennial Fully hardy perennial
Foliage/Stem/Fruit Interest Foliage/Stem/Fruit Interest
Bees And Butterflies Bees And Butterflies

from £8.00

3 x 9cm pots
Delivered by 03rd May 2021


A new introduction from one of the top Persicaria breeders in Belgium, Persicaria amplexicaulis Red Baron has rapidly become one of the most popular. Long, wiry stems hold a plethora of small, bright-red flowers which form poker-like flowerheads for several months - from midsummer to early autumn, much to the delight of your local pollinating friends. Held above carpets of handsome, leafy, heart-shaped foliage which makes excellent weed-suppressing groundcover. In autumn, the green foliage gains golden yellow tints. Commonly known as Mountain Fleece, Persicaria is native to the Himalayas. Like all Persicaria, Red Baron is deer and rabbit resistant, happy in sun but prefers to be grown in moist soil in sun or part shade, also perfect for a bog garden, or near a pond. Reaching an approximate height of 90cm (36') and spread of 60-80cm (24-32'). Being a fully hardy perennial, Red Baron will flourish outside all year round with no extra winter protection required; dying back over winter to sprout again in spring.
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Fully hardy perennial
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90cm (36in)
Pest Resistant Foliage/Stem/Fruit Interest Rare or Unusual Bees And Butterflies Drought Tolerant Great Ground Cover Easy to grow
60-80cm (24-32in)
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All plants have a guideline temperature for how well they will tolerate winter cold.

FH - Fully hardy - will withstand temperatures down to -15 C (5F) and often lower.
H - Hardy - are happy down to at least -5C (23F).
HH - Half hardy - can withstand down to around 0C (32F).
T - Tender - may be damaged by temperatures below 5C (41F)
WT Warm temperate can withstand temperatures between 5-10 C (41-50 F)
ST Sub Tropical are happy in temperatures between 10-15 C (50 59 F)
TR Tropical can withstand temperatures above 15 C (59 F)

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