Pink Crimson Flag (Hesperantha coccinea 'Mrs. Hegarty')

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Wet
Wet Mesic
Plant Height: 18-24in. (45-60cm)
Plant Spread: 9-12 in.
Leaves: Deciduous
Other: Herbaceous, Blue Green
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Late summer or early fall
Fall
Late fall or early winter
Underground structures: Rhizome
Corm
Suitable Locations: Bog gardening
Propagation: Seeds: Suitable for wintersowing
Sow in situ
Other info: Can self seed.
Propagation: Other methods: Other: stem propagules/"bulbils"
Pollinators: Bees
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant

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Location: my garden, Gent, BelgiumDate: 2008-10-08
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 2006-10-21
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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2012-03-19
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Location: Kalama, Wa.Date: 2009-10-13
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: Late Summer
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 2006-10-25
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