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This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
It is included in an evolving list of plants carefully researched and chosen by RHS experts. Divided into 3 groups these lists, linked below, are maintained by a team of RHS staff and are reviewed annually.
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Other common names
elephant's ears 'Morgenröte'
Bergenia MORNING RED Bergenia 'Morning Red'
Bergenia are evergreen rhizomatous perennials with leathery, rounded leaves and dense, erect clusters of bell-shaped pink or white flowers in spring
'Morgenröte' is an evergreen perennial forming a clump of leathery, rounded, deep green leaves, with erect, crimson stems to 50cm in height, bearing clusters of deep carmine-pink flowers
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect North-facing or East-facing or West-facing
Exposure Exposed or Sheltered
MoistureMoist but well-drained
SoilSand, Chalk, Clay, Loam
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Time to ultimate height
Grows well in most humus-rich soils but dislikes extremes of heat and drought. Frosts may damage early flowers
Propagate by division or root rhizomes sections in autumn or spring
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Banks and Slopes Ground Cover Flower borders and beds Low Maintenance Underplanting of Roses and Shrubs
City & Courtyard Gardens Cottage & Informal Garden
Pruning Remove faded flower spikes
Pests Susceptible to damage from vine weevils, slugs and snails
May be subject to leaf spot, also brown rot on rhizomes
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