This native to East Asia can be found naturally near streams and shady woodlands but in your home garden its adds summer appeal with it’s creamy florets atop dark colored stems that benefit from regular deadheading.  The bright green palmate leaves turn a bronze or copper hue in the fall.  Divide Rodgersia in the early Spring.


Rodgersia sp. 

  • Light Exposure: Partial sun-shade
  • Soil Type: Cool, moist, hummus-rich
  • Height: 3-7
  • Width: 3-7′
  • Bloom Time: Summer
  • Bloom Colour: White, pink, cream
  • Foliage Colour: Bright green
  • Pests and Disease: Slugs
  • Landscape Uses: Beds, borders
  • Special Features: Attractive foliage
  • Zone: 5-9

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