Rodgers' Bronze-Leaf

Rodgersia podophylla

profile iconRodgersia podophylla 4587
by Velela (CC BY 2.5)
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profile iconRodgersia podophylla 4587
by Velela (CC BY 2.5)
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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.

Planning

Difficulty

Moderate

Flowering time

Summer

Special features

Origin

Asia, Eurasia

Environment

Light

Full Sun, Partial Shade, Partial Sun

Soil moisture

Wet

Soil type

Clay, Loam, Peat

Soil PH preference

Neutral, Acid, Alkaline

Frost hardiness

Hardy

Personality

Family

Saxifragaceae

Flower colour

White