|Sun Requirements:||Full Sun
Partial or Dappled Shade
|Plant Height:||16 inches (40 cm)|
|Plant Spread:||3 feet (1 m)|
|Leaves:||Good fall color
Other: flowers have five petals; cut plants back almost all the way to the ground after flowering
Other: Pale pink with deep pink calyces
|Bloom Size:||Under 1"
|Flower Time:||Late spring or early summer
|Resistances:||Tolerates dry shade
|Propagation: Seeds:||Can handle transplanting
Other info: Self-seeding
|Propagation: Other methods:||Cuttings: Stem
Other: Take semi-ripe cuttings during the late summer when growth has slowed and plant stems have become firmer.
|Containers:||Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
|Awards and Recognitions:||RHS AGM
Other: 2009 Great Plant Picks Award Winner
|Posted by Paintedtrillium (Maine - Zone 6a) on Dec 6, 2017 7:56 PM
This particular cultivar is known for its red/coppery-red fall color. For me, plants in full sun in garden soil turned scarlet red and plum colors this fall, but plants near the foundation, which are growing mostly in pine duff, are still green. I'm crossing my fingers!
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