Epimedium x rubrum (Red Barrenwort)
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Epimedium x rubrum

Red Barrenwort

Delicate groundcover with heart-shaped leaves, yellow and red flowers. Slow growing plant; prefers some sun and moist soil containing large amounts of organic matter. Good choice for shady gardens because of its shade tolerance and its ability to hold its own against competing trees and shrubs.

Height: 8-12 in
Width: 8-12 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Red
Bloom Time: May
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 8
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Characteristics & Attributes for Epimedium x rubrum

Critter Resistance

Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant

Plant Habit

Rounded

Light Conditions

Shade to Part Sun

Flower Color

Red

Flower Hue

Light

Flower Height

8" to 12"

Foliage Color

Green

Leaf Texture

Fine

Divide

Every Five Years or Longer

Prune Time

Jan/Feb/March

Flower Form

Single

Flower Size

1"

Growth Rate

Slow

Origin

Europe