|Common Name||Ornamental persicaria|
|US Patent #||PP16421|
|EU Grant #||--|
|Bloom Time||June, July, August, September, October|
|Foliage Color||Green, Red|
|Exposure||Full Sun, Part Shade|
|Hardiness Zone||6, 7, 8, 9|
|How Different?||Much smaller than 'Red Dragon' with a mounding rather than a sprawling habit, silver rather than red leaves.|
|Landscape Value||Mass to accent other plants, great in combinations, background.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||24" / 36" / 24"|
|Comments||Reseeds for some.|
Persicaria ‘Silver Dragon’
This plant is a standout with exciting silvered leaves with a reddish edge. 'Silver Dragon' is a non-running variety and can be used alone or in mass. Small white flowers in late summer.
*** 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): 24″ / 36″ / 24″
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″||3 – 5 weeks|
|Finish Time to Gallon||—|
|Day Length for Flowering||Long Day|
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