Epimedium x rubrum (Red Barrenwort)
Calculate how many plants you need for your next project.

Epimedium x rubrum

Red Barrenwort

Delicate groundcover with heart-shaped leaves, yellow and red flowers. Slow growing plant; prefers some sun and moist soil containing large amounts of organic matter. Good choice for shady gardens because of its shade tolerance and its ability to hold its own against competing trees and shrubs.
Height: 8-12 in
Width: 8-12 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Red
Bloom Time: May
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 8
ITEM # CROP IMAGE SIZE CURRENT AVAIL
20518.PT 10 Flat 107
Add to My Design Palette

Characteristics & Attributes

Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Plant Habit
Rounded
Light Conditions
Shade to Part Sun
Flower Color
Red
Flower Hue
Light
Flower Height
8" to 12"
Foliage Color
Green
Leaf Texture
Fine
Divide
Every Five Years or Longer
Prune Time
Jan/Feb/March
Flower Form
Single
Flower Size
1"
Growth Rate
Slow
Origin
Europe

Possible Substitution Plants

Liriope spicata
Epimedium x versicolor 'Sulphureum'