A picture of a River beauty

River beauty

Epilobium latifolium

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

50cm

25cm

Min

30cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

River beauty Overview

A spreading perennial Northern Eurasia. Bears elliptic to ovate, pink or white, funnel-shaped flowers in mid summer.

How to propagate River beauty

Seed

You can propagate the species by seeds in the autumn.

Cuttings

Selected forms by softwood cuttings from side-shoots in the spring.

Other uses of River beauty

Grown for their deep pink to white flowers in summer.