groundcover, perennial

Bergenia cordifolia | Heartleaf Bergenia

Heartleaf Bergenia is a slow-spreading, clumping perennial that does best in shady locations. The thick, leathery leaves are large, up to 10 inches long and 8 inches wide. Dark pink flowers are borne on sturdy stems 1 foot or more high above the leaves, which grow in a rosette form. Canopy coverage: 3 square feet.

Water Requirement: moderate

Sun Exposure: partial shade, shade

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to -30F

Growth Rate: moderate

Height: 1 feet high

Width: 2 feet wide


Foliage Color: dark green

Flower Color: pink

Flower Season: spring