Alpino™ Red Saxifrage
Saxifraga x arendsii 'Red'
Pronunciation: saks-if-FRAG-uh ar-END-see-eye
|Description||Very early flowering variety with very prolific, bright red 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 rock garden, beds and borders. Excellent in pots or alpine troughs.|
|Light||Filtered sun, Partial shade, Partial sun|
|Watering||Needs regular watering- weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Blooms||Late Winter to Mid-Spring|
|Mature Size||Reaches 4 to 8 in. tall, 6 to 12 in. wide.|
|Special Features||Attracts Butterflies, Easy Care, Compact Form|
|Flower Attributes||Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container|
|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 soils. Thrives in cool summer areas. Shear lightly after blooming to remove flower stems and rejuvenate. Feed in early spring and again after flowering.|
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-8
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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.