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.
Bergenia (Heartleaf, Pigsqueak) 'Maikind'
Front of border, shady areas (but not dry shade). Evergreen.
Does best in average soils. Give extra water when hot, dry. Fertilize sparingly. Remove spent flowers.
Sun, Part Shade
Approx. Winter Hardiness
USDA Hardiness Zones 3-10
Hardy down to-20°C/-5°F