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Sanguisorba officinalis 'Crimson Queen'

This easy, undemanding perennial adds movement and grace to borders, working particularly well planted with grasses.
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1 x 9cm pot (200625-1)

3 x 9cm pots (200625-3)

1 x 9cm pot (511345-1)

3 x 9cm pots (511345-3)

1 x 9cm pot

3 x 9cm pots

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Flowers/ Harvest

Details:

Type
Perennial
Position
Border (Middle)
Soil
Broad Tolerance
Flowers
June - September
Height
1.2m (4ft)
Group/Species
officinalis
Common name
Great Burnet
Moisture
Moist but Well-drained
Aspect
Full Sun
Spread
45cm (18in)
Cultivation
Plant in moist but well-drained soil in a sunny, sheltered spot. Sprinkle mycorrhizal fungi (Rootgrow) into the base of the planting hole and water well after planting. For best effect plant in groups of 3 or more.

Description

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.

Care Tips

Encourage strong compact growth with a mid season chop. Divide plants in spring or autumn. Cut back stems close to ground level from late February through to the end of March.