Werner Arends Avens
Geum coccineum 'Werner Arends'
Pronunciation: JEE-um kok-SIN-ee-um
|Description||Brilliant, semi-double, orange flowers rise above the neat tufts of green, lobed foliage. An easy, low maintenance addition to borders and rock gardens with continuous blooms that will provide dynamic color and interest over a long season. An herbaceous perennial that thrives in cool summer climates; may remain evergreen in mild winter regions.|
|Light||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Watering||Keep soil moist, but not soggy.|
|Blooms||Spring through summer|
|Mature Size||Fast growing; reaches 15 to 18 in. tall, 12 to 18 in. wide, in bloom.|
|Special Features||Easy Care, Fast Growing, Compact Form|
|Flower Attributes||Flowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Border, Ground Cover, Edging|
|Companion Plants||Coneflower (Echinacea); Black-Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia); Salvia (Salvia); Blanket Flower (Gaillardia); Blue Fescue (Festuca)|
|Care||Prefers fertile, evenly moist, well-drained soils; does not tolerate hot, humid environments or soggy, water-logged soils. Shelter from harsh afternoon sun exposures. Fertilize in early spring. Remove spent blooms throughout summer to promote continuous bloom. Hard prune to rejuvenate foliage. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.|
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-9
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