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Gillenia trifoiata 'Pink Profusion'

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Gillenia trifoliata 'Pink Profusions' - Bowman's Root

More About Gillenia trifoiata 'Pink Profusion' (COPF)

  • AKA Porteranthus trifoliatus 'Pink Profusion'
  • Dainty, star-shaped, pink flowers appear on deep red stems
  • Attractive, red cups (calyces) remain long after the petals have fallen
  • Sharply serrated, deep green leaves emerge bronze and mature to dark green by midsummer
  • Foliage turns a deep bronze-red in the autumn
  • Airy, open, growth habit; excellent when massed
  • Bloom Time: Mid to late summer
  • Flower Height: 75 cm
  • Foliage Height: 55 cm

Zone:

4

Height:

50-55 cm

Spread:

60-75 cm

Colour:

Pink
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Bowman's Root Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grows best in a moist to average, well-drained soil, however, it  will also tolerate both wet and dry conditions once established. Needs full sun in the morning and dappled shade in the afternoon. When grown in too much shade or rich soils gillenia may become leggy. Relatively slow to establish. 


Gillenia trifoiata 'Pink Profusion' (COPF) Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Slow

Attributes

Fall Color

Flowering Time

Summer

Habit

Clumping
Upright
Rounded

Foliage Color

Bronze
Green (dark)