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Rodgers' Bronze-Leaf

Rodgersia podophylla

Rodgersia podophylla 4587 by Velela (CC BY 2.5)

Full Sun
Moderate care
Frequent watering
Frost Hardy

H6

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.5m

Max

2.5m

1m

Min

1.5m

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Rodgers' Bronze-Leaf Overview

Herbaceous perennial species with a clumping growth habit that produces palmately-lobed foliage with jagged edges. These are interestingly coloured bronze in juvenile specimens, changing to a more reddish-purple colouration with age and displaying attractive autumn colour. White flowers are produced on branched panicles.

Common problems with Rodgers' Bronze-Leaf

How to propagate Rodgers' Bronze-Leaf

Division

You can propagate by division in spring or from seed in autumn.

Seed

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