|Common Name||Elephant's Ear|
|Plant Series||Bergenia VINTAGE™ Series|
|US Patent #||--|
|EU Grant #||--|
|Bloom Time||February, March, April|
|Foliage Color||Green, Red|
|Exposure||Full Sun, Part Shade|
|Hardiness Zone||4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|Landscape Value||A great and easy evergreen. It can be used in mass plantings, in containers, on banks, in front of the border, or in mixed beds.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||10" / 15" / 16"|
|Soil (Garden)||Well drained.|
|Water (Garden)||Moderate, well drained.|
|Special Uses||Deep South, Deer Resistant, Low Water Usage, Winter Color|
|Comments||An easy, low maintenance plant.|
Bergenia VINTAGE™ ‘Blush’
Harkens back to older types of Bergenia that have survived in gardens for a century without care. Has medium sized, paddle shaped foliage in a rich pine-green color that deepens with cold weather. The spring bloom is amazing; great numbers of flowering stems that are branched with several layers of flowers that are long lasting. 'Blush' features a cascading style of flower truss; upright with flowers held like an orchid. Lovely blush pink flowers have a deep rose colored eye. An easy and sturdy landscape plant.
|Water (Greenhouse)||Dry moderately between waterings.|
|EC||1.0 – 1.5|
|pH||5.5 – 6.8|
|Fertility Needs||75 – 125 ppm|
|Finish Time to 4″||8 weeks|
|Finish Time to Gallon||14 – 16 weeks|
|Day Length for Flowering||Long Day|
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