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New products at Crocus

by Sarah - December 25th, 2013.
Filed under: Crocus, New Products.

Crocus has this new product today

Eupatorium maculatum (Atropurpureum Group) 'Riesenschirm' (joe pye weed)

Eupatorium maculatum (Atropurpureum Group) ‘Riesenschirm’ (joe pye weed) £6.99
Position: full sun or partial shade Soil: any moist soil Rate of growth: average Flowering period: July to September Hardiness: fully hardy Superb architectural perennial with huge heads of dark pink-purple flowers in late summer held above strong burgundy stems. Perfect for the back of a border, it is a magnet for butterflies, and the fluffy seedheads look good well into winter. Garden care: Cut back and compost the stems after flowering. Remove unwanted seedlings as they appear.