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Fringed Elephant's Ears

Bergenia ciliata

Also known as

Hairy Bergenia

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

9a

USDA zone

-7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

50cm

10cm

Min

10cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Fringed Elephant's Ears Overview

This species produces large rounded leaves which are about 30cm wide and are fringed with red hairs. It will produce delicate white-pink blooms

Common problems with Fringed Elephant's Ears

How to propagate Fringed Elephant's Ears

Division

Propagation is by division in the spring after flowering.

Special features of Fringed Elephant's Ears

Ground cover

Other uses of Fringed Elephant's Ears

Walls, rock garden, ground cover.