Bergenia Bressingham Ruby

Heartleaf Bergenia, Winter Bergonia, Pigsqueak

Type: Perennials
Height: Short 14" (Plant 12" apart)
Bloom Time: Early Spring to Mid-Spring
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Shady
Zones: 3-8   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Clay
Flower / Accent: Rose / Red
Patent: #7,344
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

Large polished deep green leaves turn to burnished maroon in autumn, providing year round interest. Rosy-red flower clusters rise above the shiny foliage in spring. Bressingham Ruby is stunning when planted en masse.

A Blooms of Bressingham variety selected for outstanding qualities, reliable growing performance and stunning beauty.

Features to Note:

  • Seaside/Salt Tolerant
  • Deer Resistant
  • Winter Interest
  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Dry Shade Tolerant
  • Evergreen
  • Attracts Butterflies

Bergenia General Information:

Bergenia are valued for attractive foliage and flowers. Leathery, waxed leaves add structure, texture and changing color. A good performer even in difficult sites. Slowly and reliably fills in. Clusters of blooms are framed by foliage nicely.

Bergenia Plant Care:

No special care needed. Clean up in spring if needed. Truly maintenance free. Divide in spring every 3-4 years or so when clump opens up in center. Does not like wet feet.

$11.95 ea.
(3+) $11.50 ea.
Ships: Fall 2016
Plant Code: BEBR