Bergenia cordifolia Winterglow

Saxifrage, Winter Bergonia, Pigsqueak

$12.95 ea. (3+ discount) $12.50 ea.

In stock for Spring 2018

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Plant Code: BEWI

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Distinctive heart shaped leathery leaves are thick and glossy and look nice all year with a little grooming now and again. Forms an expanding clump which is vigorous, yet not invasive. Bergenia Winterglow leaves take on a deep red cast in fall for an eye-catching display. Dark rose-pink flowers are held on stems from March through May, plus some fall rebloom.

Details

Type: Perennials
Height: Short 12-15"
Spacing: Plant 14" apart
Bloom Time: Mid-Spring to Late Spring
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Shady
Zones: 3-8   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Clay, Acidic
Flower: Rose
Accent: Red
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

Features to Note

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

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 - snip off any winter-damaged foliage. Truly maintenance free. If needed, divide in spring every 3-4 years. Does not like wet feet.