A picture of a Bistort

Bistort

Persicaria bistora 'Superba'

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

80cm

Max

70cm

50cm

Min

40cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Bistort Overview

A vigorous, clump-forming perennial with spikes of pale pink flowers appearing in early summer to late summer, and oval, mid green leaves.

How to propagate Bistort

Division

Divide clumps in autumn or early spring.

Other uses of Bistort

Ground cover, borders, rock garden, wildflower/meadow