Garden Plant: Bergenia Winter Glow
Product Description: Bergenia Winter Glow
Red Flower Lead to Bronze Foliage Bergenia Winter Glow, Bergenia cordifolia ‘ Winter Glow’, is an evergreen perennial that is sure to be noticed with its shiny, cabbage-like leaves.
These leaves have an unusually thick rubbery feel that makes a “pig squeak” sound when rubbed between your fingers.
The bright green leaves are large for this small, 12″-15″ high plant with only a 12″ spread.
It is slow growing and does not spread much.
Bergenia ‘ Winter Glow’ has clusters of bright red flowers on 15″ stalks from early to late spring that provide long lasting cut blooms for bouquets.
It may rebloom in the fall.
During the fall and winter months, the leaves of ‘ Winter Glow’ turn a reddish-bronze hue and return to green in the spring.
It may be evergreen in warm climate.
‘ Winter Glow’ is a versatile plant for use as a ground cover, edging, or container gardening.
Bergenia is easily grown in average, medium, well-drained soil in part shade to full shade; tolerant of a wide range of soils, but prefers moist, humusy ones.
It is deer and rabbit resistant and salt and drought tolerant.
Be sure to place this plant where it can be noticed!
* Reblooming Red Flowers on 15″ Stalks
* Large Green Leaves on Compact Hardy Plant
* Resists Rabbits, Deer, Salt, Drought