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Barrenwort 'Sulphureum'

Epimedium × versicolor 'Sulphureum'

Full Sun
Easy care
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

3a-9b

USDA zone

-40°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

50cm

10cm

Min

10cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

Barrenwort 'Sulphureum' Overview

Epimedium × versicolor 'Sulphureum' is an evergreen perennial with mid-green leaves and a clump-forming habit. Commonly known as Barrenwort 'Sulphureum'. It's leaves are divided into heart-shaped leaflets and in spring it produces pink and yellow flowers with long, red-tinted spurs. It prefers part shade and will tolerate slightly drier soils.

Common problems with Barrenwort 'Sulphureum'

How to harvest Barrenwort 'Sulphureum'

Generally not harvested.

How to propagate Barrenwort 'Sulphureum'

Division

Special features of Barrenwort 'Sulphureum'

Ground cover

Winter colour