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Epimedium x versicolor 'Sulphureum/Bishop's Hat or Bicolor Barrenwort

Epimedium x versicolor 'Sulphureum / Epimedium x versicolor 'Sulphureum
Heart shaped leaves all year where sever freezes don't occur
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Heart shaped leaves all year where sever freezes don't occur

Useful as a groundcover in naturalistic settiings

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Scientific Name: Epimedium x versicolor 'Sulphureum
Common Name: Bishop's Hat or Bicolor Barrenwort
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: Under 1 foot
Spread: 1-2 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: Yellow
Light Exposure: Sun, Shade
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
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Comments: Evergreen in mild climates and old foliage should be cut back in late winter. Use as ground cover in small areas and massed in woodland, naturalized and wild gardens. Does well in shade and can tolerate relatively dry soils. Yellow flowers resemble those of columbine.