Sanguisorba officinalis 'Red Thunder'

This easy, undemanding perennial adds movement and grace to borders, working particularly well planted with grasses. More
1 x 9cm plant, for spring planting 511345-1 £7.50 Delivery late February
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3 x 9cm plants, for spring planting 511345-3 £19.95 Delivery late February
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This easy, undemanding perennial adds movement and grace to borders, working particularly well planted with grasses.

It has pretty serrated foliage forming a low mound above which long, airy stems are topped with rich red flowers.

Genus Sanguisorba
Group/Species officinalis
Variety 'Red Thunder' 
Type Hardy Perennial
Common Name Great Burnet
Border Position Middle
Soil Type Fertile, Neutral
Scent Scented
Site Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 1.2m (4ft)
Spacing 50cm (20in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Sprinkle mycorrhizal fungi (Rootgrow) into the base of the planting hole and water well after planting.
Care Tips Encourage strong compact growth with a mid season chop. Divide plants in spring or autumn
Flowering June - September
Harvesting Flower production: 4 months.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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