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Rodgersia podophylla 'Rotlaub' (Rodgersia 'Rotlaub')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
1.2m
Max height
1m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Rodgersia podophylla 'Rotlaub'

Other names

Rodgersia 'Rotlaub'

Genus

Rodgersia Rodgersia

Variety or Cultivar

'Rotlaub' _ 'Rotlaub' is a clump-forming herbaceous perennial with large, dark-red, heavily-veined, palmate leaves. In summer, it bears panicles of creamy-white flowers on upright stems.


Rodgersia podophylla 'Rotlaub' is: Deciduous

Habit

Upright, Clump-forming

Flower

Cream in Summer

Foliage

Red in Spring; Red in Summer; Red in Autumn

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Slugs Slugs

General care

Propagation methods

Division


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Where to grow

Rodgersia podophylla 'Rotlaub' (Rodgersia 'Rotlaub') will reach a height of 1.2m and a spread of 1m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Beds and borders, Bog garden, City, Cottage/Informal, Low Maintenance, Waterside, Wildflower, Wildlife

Cultivation

Grow in fertile, moist soil in full sun or partial shade and sheltered from cold, drying winds. Will tolerate dry conditions better if sited in full shade.

Soil type

Clay, Loamy

Soil drainage

Boggy damp conditions, Moist but well-drained, Moisture-retentive

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

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Botanical name

Rodgersia podophylla 'Rotlaub'

Other names

Rodgersia 'Rotlaub'

Genus

Rodgersia Rodgersia

Variety or Cultivar

'Rotlaub' _ 'Rotlaub' is a clump-forming herbaceous perennial with large, dark-red, heavily-veined, palmate leaves. In summer, it bears panicles of creamy-white flowers on upright stems.

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Upright, Clump-forming


Colour

Flower

Cream in Summer

Foliage

Red in Spring; Red in Summer; Red in Autumn


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Slugs

General care

Propagation methods

Division


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Rodgersia podophylla 'Rotlaub' (Rodgersia 'Rotlaub') will reach a height of 1.2m and a spread of 1m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Beds and borders, Bog garden, City, Cottage/Informal, Low Maintenance, Waterside, Wildflower, Wildlife

Cultivation

Grow in fertile, moist soil in full sun or partial shade and sheltered from cold, drying winds. Will tolerate dry conditions better if sited in full shade.

Soil type

Clay, Loamy

Soil drainage

Boggy damp conditions, Moist but well-drained, Moisture-retentive

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 9, Zone 8, Zone 7, Zone 6, Zone 5, Zone 4, Zone 3

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