A picture of a Rhodope Haberlea

Rhodope Haberlea

Haberlea rhodopensis

Full Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

50cm

10cm

Min

10cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

More images of Rhodope Haberlea

Haberlea rhodopensis (syn. H. ferdinandi-coburgi), Gesneriaceae, inflorescences; Botanical Garden KIT, Karlsruhe, Germany.
A photo of Rhodope Haberlea

Rhodope Haberlea Overview

This species is a rosette forming perennial. The leaves are obovate to oblong and scalloped. The flowers are borne in umbels of purple-blue blooms from the spring to the summer.

Common problems with Rhodope Haberlea

How to propagate Rhodope Haberlea

Seed

Seed in spring.

Cuttings

Leaf cuttings or offsets in early summer.

Other uses of Rhodope Haberlea

Grown for their elegant sprays of flowers. Walls, rock garden