A sumptous mound of almost black foliage with lustrous silver mottling; a wonderful eye catching plant throughout the year.
Month Available: August
Evergreen / Deciduous: Semi evergreen
Flower Colour: White
Suitable For Wildlife: None
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun or partial shade
Season of Interest: Autumn
Plant Type: Perennial
Main Attribute: Foliage colour all year round.
Height / Spread: 30cm x 40cm (12in x 16in)
These are great foliage plants and the delicate flowers are an added bonus. Cut the foliage back hard in spring to promote the new fresh foliage.
Where to Plant: Patio pots, Borders
Pests and Diseases: Vine Weevil
Plant Care: Apply a generous mulch of well-rotted manure or compost around the crown in spring.
Care and Time: Low - spring
Benefits: Foliage colour, ground cover, all year round cover, good for pots and borders.
History: Introduced by Terra Nova Nurseries.
EU Rights: N/A