Bergenia x smithii ‘Spring Fling’

(Spring Fling Bergenia, Pigsqueek)


$16.99


Hardiness Zones:

 4a  4b  5a  5b  6a  6b  7a  7b  8a  8b  9a  9b

Quick Overview:

‘Spring Fling’ Pigsqueak is a very floriferous addition to the spring flowering perennial world.  The heavy clumps of shocking pink flowers are held on upright branched stems over lustrous evergreen foliage clumps.  The bloom period is in April, and is followed by other seasons of beauty in fall and winter, when the leaves take on shades of burgundy and purple

Description

Easily grown in average, medium, well-drained soil in part shade to full shade. Tolerant of a wide range of soils, but prefers moist, humusy ones.  Remove all damaged foliage in late winter to early spring. Promptly remove spent flowering stems. Easily grown from seed. Spreads slowly by rhizomes.

Additional information

Common Name

Spring Fling Bergenia, Pigsqueek

Botanical Name

Bergenia x smithii 'Spring Fling'

Container/Amount

1 gallon

Evergreen or Deciduous

Evergreen

Hardiness Zone

4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b

Growth Rate

Average

Light Requirements

Part-shade, Shade

Height

12"

Width

12"

Soil Condition

Well-drained

Water Needs

Average

Blooming Period

Spring

Flower Color

pink

Fragrance

No

Foliage Color

dark green

Deer Resistant

No

Fall Color

Burgundy

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