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Elephant's Ears

Bergenia Harzkristall

Photo: Elephant's Ears

General description

Heads of white flowers that are tinged pink, on upright stems above glossy, year round foliage.  Hardy and perennial, lasting for many years.  Good ground cover.  Height: 30cm (12"); Spread:  60cm (24").

Plant requirements

Full sun or part shade in moist, fertile soil.  Water well before planting and let the plant drain.  Prepare planting area and enrich with compost and general fertilizer.

Maintenance

Remove faded flowering stems to tidy up.  Top dress with compost and general fertilizer every Spring.  Water regularly in dry spells.

Practical use

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Properties

Height
1 - 30 cm
Color
Soil type
Any
Sunlight
Full sun, Partial shade
Moisture
Well-drained
Hardiness
Hardy