Bergenia (Heartleaf, Pigsqueak) ‘Maikind’

Where to Buy

US & Canada|UK & Ireland

Description

Evergreen foliage and early flowering makes this a good plant for winter color. Pink flowers provide bright contrast over clumped plants with small spoon-shaped leaves. Leaves are very dark burgundy in winter, dark green with burgundy flushes in summer.

Variety

Bergenia (Heartleaf, Pigsqueak) 'Maikind'

Approx. Height

8"/20cm

Approx. Spread

24"/60cm

Attributes

Front of border, shady areas (but not dry shade). Evergreen.

Aftercare Instructions

Does best in average soils. Give extra water when hot, dry. Fertilize sparingly. Remove spent flowers.

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Flowering Time

March-April

Positioning

Sun, Part Shade

Approx. Winter Hardiness

USDA Hardiness Zones 3-10
Hardy down to-20°C/-5°F