General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial Shade to Full Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Spread: 30 to 36 inches (75-90cm)
Leaves: Good fall color
Unusual foliage color
Other: Deciduous at colder extremes of hardiness.
Fruit: Showy
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Inflorescence Height: 18 to 24 inches (45-60cm)
Foliage Mound Height: 12 to 18 inches (30-45cm)
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Erosion control
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Tolerates dry shade

Common names
  • Barrenwort
  • Bishop's Hat

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Courtesy Crownsville Nursery
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Location: RHS gardens Harlow Carr Harrogate Yorkshire England UK
Date: 2022-04-30
Epimedium x cantabrigiense

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