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Persicaria campanulata

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Native to parts of North India and Southwest China, Persicaria campanulata is a vigorous plant, with attractively veined, lush green leaves and branching heads of pink bell-like flowers in summer. Ideal for use as a large, colourful ground cover or weed suppressing plant.

Supplied Size: 2 / 3L containers

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Persicaria campanulata | Ashby De La Zouch, Derbyshire, LE65
Persicaria campanulata | Ashby De La Zouch, Derbyshire, LE65
Persicaria campanulata | Ashby De La Zouch, Derbyshire, LE65
Pot SizeTotal Price
2 litres
£6.00
3 litres
£6.00

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Grower Notes

Position: Full sun or shade.
Soil: Any fertile soil.
Hardiness: Hardy.
Flowering Period: July - September.
Rate of Growth: Vigorous.
Habit: Persicaria campanulata is a spreading, ground cover plant with tall flowering stems.
Height: 100 cm (3 ft)
Spread: 200 cm (6 ft) +

Notes: Cut Persicaria campanulata back after flowering has finished to encourage new growth.

Plant Finder: about Persicaria campanulata

Common names

Lesser Knotweed, Polygonum campanulatum

Description

Persicaria campanulata (Lesser Knotweed). This is a semi-evergreen or herbaceous perennial with veined, dark green, ovate leaves with white-to brownish undersides and short panicles of small, bell-shaped, pale pink flowers.

Cultivation

Tolerates poorly drained areas.

Interest and use

Grown for attractive foliage and flowers and suitable for bog gardens, moist borders and, shady areas by streams or ponds.

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  • LightFull sun or Part shade
  • HardinessHardy (min -10°C)
  • SoilFertile, Humus-rich, Boggy
  • WaterMoist or Wet to moist

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