Berry Bright™ Saxifrage

Saxifraga fortunei 'Magenta'

Brighten the cool season garden with sprays of vibrant magenta-pink flower clusters held above compact mounds of fantastic, bronze-tinged foliage. Plant this quintessential woodland garden perennial along pathway borders, in a lightly shaded rock garden, or add for contrast to mixed container plantings. Herbaceous.
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Water when top inch of soil is dry.

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Botanical Pronunciationsaks-if-FRAG-uh for-TOO-nee-eye
Average Size at MaturityClump-forming, 6 to 10 in. tall and 8 to 12 in. wide.
Bloom TimeLate Fall to Late Winter
Deciduous/ EvergreenSemi-evergreen
Flower AttributeLong Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Foliage ColorBronze
Garden StyleCottage, Rustic
Growth HabitCompact, Mounding
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Woodland Garden, Edging
Light NeedsFiltered sun
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Gift Plant, Naturalizes Well, Shade Loving, Compact Form
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater when top inch of soil is dry.
Companion PlantsHosta (Hosta); Astilbe (Astilbe); Coral Bells (Heuchera); Lungwort (Pulmonaria); Ligularia (Ligularia); Bleeding Heart (Dicentra)

Provide moist but well-drained soil in partial to deep shade. Best in a shaded position with over-story shelter, particularly in harsh climates. Follow a regular watering schedule to establish a deep, extensive root system. May be over-wintered indoors in colder northern zones. Semi-evergreen in mild climates. Clumps may be divided in early spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 6-9

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