2 years to reach maturity
This plant has no fragrance
Bergenia cordifolia 'Rotblum' Overview
Bergenia cordifolia 'Rotblum' (Elephant's Ear) is a slightly wavy leafed evergreen perennial that will provide winter colour and then produce tall red flowers in Spring. Bergenia was a favourite of garden designer Gertrude Jekyll and plants woman Beth Chatto, as it is a robust plant, great for edging well-trodden paths or as ground cover planted in groups.
Common problems with Bergenia cordifolia 'Rotblum'
May be affected by a leaf spot.
How to harvest Bergenia cordifolia 'Rotblum'
Generally not harvested
How to propagate Bergenia cordifolia 'Rotblum'
Select sections in autumn or spring.
Special features of Bergenia cordifolia 'Rotblum'
Other uses of Bergenia cordifolia 'Rotblum'
A low maintenance plant ideal as ground cover under deciduous shrubs on banks & slopes as well as more urban gardens.