Also called Menzies' Burnet
More About Sanguisorba menziessii
- Forms spreading clumps in the garden
- Bottlebrush-like spikes of small, crimson-red flowers
- Flowers spikes open from top down
- Gray-green, pinnate leaves with toothed leaflets
- Bloom Time: Summer
- Flower Size: 3-5 cm
Possibly a cross between Sanguisorba officinalis and Sanguisorba canadensis.
Alaskan Burnet Growing and Maintenance Tips
Plant in an average to moist or consistently moist, well-drained soil, in full sun to partial shade. Remove spent flowers for a tidier appearance and to improve overall shape.
Sanguisorba menziessii Characteristics
Moist to Average