Bergenia 'Rotblum'Bergenia 'Rotblum'

Bergenia ‘Rotblum’


This plant is no longer for sale directly from TERRA NOVA® Nurseries. However, it may still be available through one of our licensees. Please contact our sales department for more information at 800-215-9450.

Large, thick, leathery leaves are evergreen and provide strong contrast in the garden. Red flower clusters are borne on thick stalks. Easy to grow and makes a wonderful ground cover or specimen.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 4-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 10″ / 12″ / 15″
Exposure: Full Sun, Part Shade
Bloom Time(s): March, April

SKU: BERR Categories: ,
Common Name Pig squeak
Family Saxifragaceae
Genus Bergenia
species cordifolia
Plant Type Perennial
Persistence Evergreen
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Hardiness Zone 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Growth Habit Clumping
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 10" / 12" / 15"
Finish Time Medium (6-8 Weeks)
Bloom Time March, April
Growth Rate Moderate
Most Active Growing Season Spring
Flowering Season Spring
Flower Color Pink
Leaf Color Green
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 50 - 75 ppm
Dormancy Winter
Water (Greenhouse) Will tolerate dryness between watering.
Water (Garden) Average
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Landscape Value Use in mass, in containers, on banks, in front of the border, or in mixed beds.
Finish Time to 4" 8 - 10 weeks
Comments Easy to grow.
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Bergenia 'Rotblum' - Product Profile
Bergenia 'Rotblum' - Growing Recipe