|US Patent #||PP26337|
|EU Grant #||EU44845|
|Hardiness Zone||4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||12" / 12" / 24"|
|Finish Time||Medium (6-8 Weeks)|
|Bloom Time||March, April|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Soil||Needs good soil porosity, otherwise very tolerant.|
|pH||5.5 - 6.8|
|Exposure||Full Sun, Part Shade|
|Special Uses||Cut Flower, Deep South, Deer Resistant, Hummingbird Attractor, Low Water Usage, Winter Color|
|Nutritional Needs||75 - 125 ppm|
|Dormancy||Dormant in Winter.|
|Water (Greenhouse)||Dry moderately between waterings.|
|How Different?||Massive flower display from a compact plant. Very clean and showy winter chocolate brown leaves.|
|Landscape Value||In mass plantings, container, bank, front of border, mixed beds.|
|Finish Time to 4"||8 - 10 weeks|
|Comments||Easy to grow. 100% winter survival at the University of Minnesota (2016).|
Bergenia ‘Spring Fling’
Witness some of the most exciting work done with the easiest to grow perennial ever! ‘Spring Fling’ forms a large, fairly tight and upright plant that blooms so heavily, it could be mistaken as an Azalea from a distance. It has branched flowering stems, which equals more flowers. ‘Spring Fling’s’ foliage turns satiny purple-black in the fall and winter and is a gorgeous foil for the shocking, magenta-pink flowers.
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