|Common Name||Ornamental persicaria|
|US Patent #||PP17325|
|EU Grant #||--|
|Bloom Time||June, July, August, September, October|
|Foliage Color||Purple, Brown, Green|
|Exposure||Full Sun, Part Shade|
|Hardiness Zone||6, 7, 8, 9|
|How Different?||Better habit, different foliage markings.|
|Landscape Value||Filler, container contrast, good in between shrubs for contrast.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||18" / 36" / 20"|
|Comments||Doesn't creep or reseed.|
Persicaria ‘Chocolate Dragon’
This is a low mounding plant with leaves of purple-brown when young and mature to a chocolate brown with silvery olive chevron. Better branching over 'Red Dragon'.
*** PLEASE NOTE ***
This plant is no longer for sale directly from TERRA NOVA® Nurseries. However, it may still be available through one of our Licensees or Retail Sources.
USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 6-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 18″ / 36″ / 20″
Exposure: Full Sun, Part Shade
Bloom Time(s): June, July, August, September, October
|Water (Greenhouse)||Dry moderately between waterings.|
|EC||1.0 – 2.0|
|pH||5.8 – 7.2|
|Fertility Needs||150 – 200 ppm|
|Finish Time to 4″||4 – 5 weeks|
|Finish Time to Gallon||6 – 10 weeks|
|Day Length for Flowering||Long Day|
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