Alpino™ Early Pink Heart Saxifrage
Saxifraga x arendsii 'Early Pink Heart'
Pronunciation: saks-if-FRAG-uh ar-END-see-eye
|Description||A very early flowering variety with very prolific, pink-hued flowers that bloom for a window of up to ten weeks! Forms a low cushion of deer and rabbit resistant foliage. Perfect for dappled shade in a rock garden, bed, or border. Excellent in pots or alpine troughs. An herbaceous perennial.|
|Light||Filtered sun, Partial shade, Partial sun|
|Watering||Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.|
|Blooms||Late Winter to Mid-Spring|
|Mature Size||Moderate growing; reaches 6 to 10 in. tall, 8 to 12 in. wide.|
|Special Features||Attracts Butterflies, Easy Care, Compact Form|
|Flower Attributes||Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Edging, Hanging Basket|
|Companion Plants||Coral Bells (Heuchera); Hosta (Hosta); Lungwort (Pulmonaria); Ligularia (Ligularia); Bleeding Heart (Dicentra)|
|Care||Grows easily in average to enriched, evenly moist, well drained soil. Thrives in cool summer areas. Prune lightly after bloom period to remove spent flower stems and rejuvenate the foliage. Feed in early spring and again after flowering.|
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-8
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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.