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Bergenia ‘Sunningdale’

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Bright red flowers stems with pink flowers, Apr-May. 30cm. Good winter

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2 litres

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Plant Finder: about Bergenia ‘Sunningdale’

Common names

Elephant's ear


Bergenia ‘Sunningdale’ (Elephant's ear). Has rounded, slightly crinkled, deep green leaves which are dark red underneath. Produces racemes of open cup-shaped, red-purple flowers on red stalks in the spring.


They are fully to frost hardy and will tolerate sun or shade in any well drained soil, but the leaf colour is best on poor soil and in full sun.

Interest and use

Grown for their leaves which make good ground cover. Suitable for coastal conditions.

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Bergenia ‘Sunningdale’ | Gunnislake, Cornwall, PL18 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2019
  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilClay, Well drained
  • Soil pH6.0 to 8.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

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