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Rodgersia pinnata 'Superba'

More About Rodgersia pinnata 'Superba'

  • Clump forming, rhizomatous perennial
  • Thick, glossy, heavily veined, basal foliage
  • Deep green, aesculus-like leaves made up of 6-9 leaflets
  • Tall stems produce bright pink, pyramidal panicles
  • Flowers are followed by dark red or brown, capsular fruit
  • Bronze-tinted foliage in autumn
  • Bloom Time: July to August
  • Flower Height: 125 cm
  • Foliage Height: 75 cm

Zone:

5

Height:

70-75 cm

Spread:

70-75 cm

Colour:

Pink
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Featherleaf Rodgersia Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grows best in a moist to wet soil, in full sun or partial shade. They will not withstand drought, but will tolerate drier conditions in full shade. Grow in bog gardens or a moist, woodland border. 


Rodgersia pinnata 'Superba' Characteristics

Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Dried Flower/Foliage
Dried Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Bog or water garden
Bog or water garden

Soil Moisture

Moist to Wet Soils
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Slow

Attributes

Fall Color

Flowering Time

Summer

Habit

Clumping

Foliage Color

Green (dark)

Landscape uses

Woodland/woods edge