Epimedium grandiflorum. Deciduous with new reddish-brown leaves in early spring with short spikes of small pale-centred red-purple flowers.
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H30cm slow spreading
Good sized flowers with long, yellow tipped sepals and dark to pale reddish pink colouring. Attractive foliage through the year. Raised around 2010 by Julian Sutton of Desirable Plants in Devon, this E. latisepalum seedling was initially rejected in favour of its sister: Epimedium “King Prawn”, but it was looking good when a plant was needed [...]
Epimedium x-rubrum. Spreading evergreen perennial. Red and lemon flowers over fresh red-hued leaves in early spring. Plant in light shade, away from summer drought and winter waterlogging, but water in well in its first year. (photograph courtesy of Danielle Monbaliu)
Epimedium x versicolor. Tough, spreading evergreen perennial. Golden yellow flowers over fresh bronze leaves in early spring. Plant in light shade, away from summer drought and winter waterlogging, but water in well in its first year.