This perennial will die back in the late autumn, winter with new growth appearing in the Spring.
Size: 2 litre potted plants
Position: full sun
Soil: moderately fertile, well-drained, neutral to slightly alkaline soil
Rate of growth: average to fast-growing
Flowering period: August to September
Hardiness: fully hardy
Succulent, silvery, green foliage producing large pink-red flowers in late summer through to Autumn, a favourite of gardeners and pollinators alike!
Prefers a sunny position in free draining soil.
Garden care: Why not leave the flower heads on for structure and interest during the winter, cut back dead flower heads in early spring.
Mulch with a well-rotted garden compost or manure in spring to encourage stronger growth.