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Hepatica 'Forest Purple' (Forest Series) (Hepatica 'Forest Purple')

Skill rating
Skill rating
Beginner
skill rating
Maintenance level
Maintenance level
1 hour care
per year
Ultimate height
Ultimate height
0.1m
Max height
Ultimate spread
Ultimate spread
0.2m
Max spread
Time to maturity
Time to maturity
2-5 years
To maturity
Toxic - Toxic if consumed in large quantities.
Toxic - Toxic if consumed in large quantities.
Low
Toxicity

Plant details

Botanical name: Hepatica 'Forest Purple' (Forest Series)

Other names: Hepatica 'Forest Purple', Hepatica nobilis var. japonica 'Forest Purple', Hepatica japonica 'Forest Purple', Anemone hepatica 'Forest Purple'

Genus: Hepatica Hepatica

Variety or Cultivar: 'Forest Purple' _ 'Forest Purple' is a compact, cushion-forming, semi-evergreen perennial with rounded or kidney-shaped, lobed, dark green leaves and bowl-shaped, deep purple flowers before or as the leaves emerge in spring.


Hepatica 'Forest Purple' (Forest Series) is: Semi evergreen

Flower: Dark-purple in Spring

Foliage: Dark-green in All seasons

Habit: Compact, Cushion or Mound Forming

Toxicity: Toxic if consumed in large quantities.

How to care

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Specific pests: Slugs , Snails Slugs , Snails

Diseases: Generally disease free

General care

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Where to grow

Hepatica 'Forest Purple' (Forest Series) (Hepatica 'Forest Purple') will reach a height of 0.1m and a spread of 0.2m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: Beds and borders, City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Edging, Garden edging, Low Maintenance, Underplanting

Cultivation: Plant in humus-rich, moist but well-drained soil in part shade. Top dress with leaf mould in autumn or immediately after flowering. Does not respond well to transplanting.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained

Soil pH: Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Partial Shade

Aspect: South, East, West

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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Botanical name: Hepatica 'Forest Purple' (Forest Series)

Other names: Hepatica 'Forest Purple', Hepatica nobilis var. japonica 'Forest Purple', Hepatica japonica 'Forest Purple', Anemone hepatica 'Forest Purple'

Genus: Hepatica Hepatica

Variety or Cultivar: 'Forest Purple' _ 'Forest Purple' is a compact, cushion-forming, semi-evergreen perennial with rounded or kidney-shaped, lobed, dark green leaves and bowl-shaped, deep purple flowers before or as the leaves emerge in spring.


Hepatica 'Forest Purple' (Forest Series) is: Semi evergreen

Flower: Dark-purple in Spring

Foliage: Dark-green in All seasons

Habit: Compact, Cushion or Mound Forming

Toxicity: Toxic if consumed in large quantities.

Watch out for

Specific pests: Slugs , Snails

Diseases: Generally disease free

General care

Propagation methods: Division, Seed. REGISTER to read more...


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Hepatica 'Forest Purple' (Forest Series) (Hepatica 'Forest Purple') will reach a height of 0.1m and a spread of 0.2m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: Beds and borders, City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Edging, Garden edging, Low Maintenance, Underplanting

Cultivation: Plant in humus-rich, moist but well-drained soil in part shade. Top dress with leaf mould in autumn or immediately after flowering. Does not respond well to transplanting.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained

Soil pH: Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Partial Shade

Aspect: South, East, West

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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