Bergenia 'Britten' /Britten Bergenia

Bergenia 'Britten'  / Bergenia 'Britten'
Used as a groundcover
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Used as a groundcover

Has leathery, deark green foliage

A close view of foliage showing some red from winter

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Scientific Name: Bergenia 'Britten'
Common Name: Britten Bergenia
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 Determine Your Zone
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: to 1 foot
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: White, Pink
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun, Filtered Shade, Shade
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Comments: Has dark green leathery foliage that turns shiny red winter. Plants can be dug, divided and planted in the spring or fall. It makes a great groundcover when planted in large groups, or it is also a nice contrast to fine textured bedding plants. Will grow in sunny areas, but grows best in partial shade. Plant in well-drained soil, but be aware that dry ones tend to stunt growth.