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Touran™ Deep Red Saxifrage

Saxifraga x arendsii 'Rock Red' PP #19,643

SKU
43703
This cool-season alpine perennial provides an abundance of blooms that will last all spring and into early summer. Vibrant magenta-edged petals fade to white towards the center of the flower. Forms a low cushion of deer and rabbit resistant foliage. Perfect in a rock garden, bed, or border. Excellent in pots. An evergreen perennial.
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Filtered sun, Partial shade, Partial sun

Water when top inch of soil is dry.

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Botanical Pronunciationsaks-if-FRAG-uh ar-END-see-eye
Average Size at MaturityReaches 4 to 8 in. tall, 6 to 10 in. wide.
Bloom TimeSpring to Early Summer
Design IdeasPerfect for filling in small spots. Plant at the front of borders, or along rock edging and accents where it will fill in against the edge nicely. Plant en masse to create dense mats that hug the ground. A popular choice for rock gardens. Also an excellent addition to containers.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeLong Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorRed
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Rustic
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container
Light NeedsFiltered sun, Partial shade, Partial sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Easy Care, Compact Form
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater when top inch of soil is dry.
Companion PlantsCoral Bells (Heuchera); Japanese Sedge (Carex morrowii); Astilbe (Astilbe); Ligularia (Ligularia); Bleeding Heart (Dicentra)

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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