Botanical name: Helianthemum 'Red Dragon'
Other names: Rock rose 'Red Dragon'
Variety or Cultivar: 'Red Dragon' _ 'Red Dragon' is a spreading, evergreen shrub with linear, dark-green leaves and small, dark-red flowers with yellow centres produced from late spring to mid-summer.
Helianthemum 'Red Dragon' is: Evergreen
Flower: Dark-red in Summer
Foliage: Dark-green in All seasons
Pests: Generally pest-free.
Diseases: Generally disease-free.
Pruning: Pruning group 10, after flowering.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Softwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Helianthemum 'Red Dragon' (Rock rose 'Red Dragon') will reach a height of 0.3m and a spread of 0.6m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Banks and Slopes, City, Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Gravel, Ground Cover, Containers, Rock
Cultivation: Plant in free-draining soil, either alkaline or neutral, in full sun. Ensure it is pruned annually, to prevent it becoming leggy. It may not regenerate from old wood.
Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Soil drainage: Well-drained
Soil pH: Alkaline, Neutral
Light: Full Sun
Aspect: South, East, West
Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered
Hardiness: Hardy (H4)
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