A picture of a Bergenia 'Abendglut'

Bergenia 'Abendglut'

Bergenia 'Abendglut'

Full Sun
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

50cm

10cm

Min

10cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

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Bergenia 'Abendglut' Overview

Bergenia 'Abundglut' (Elephant's Ear) is a clump forming evergreen that has dark green foliage with red undersides. In the autumn and winter the leaves can become more red. The flowers are a bright pink and semi double flower heads produced on red stems.

Common problems with Bergenia 'Abendglut'

How to propagate Bergenia 'Abendglut'

Division

Propagation is by division in the spring after flowering.

Special features of Bergenia 'Abendglut'

Ground cover

Other uses of Bergenia 'Abendglut'

Grown for their leaves which make good ground cover. Suitable for coastal conditions.