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Saxifraga 'Pink Cloud' (fortunei) (Saxifrage 'Pink Cloud' )

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
0.2m
Max height
0.3m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Saxifraga 'Pink Cloud' (fortunei)

Other names

Saxifrage 'Pink Cloud'

Genus

Saxifraga Saxifraga

Variety or Cultivar

'Pink Cloud' _ 'Pink Cloud' is a compact, mound-forming, deciduous perennial bearing rounded, lobed, bronze-flushed, mid-green leaves with red bristles and upright, red stems bearing dense clusters of lobed, pale pink flowers in early autumn.


Saxifraga 'Pink Cloud' (fortunei) is: Deciduous

Habit

Cushion or Mound Forming, Erect flower stem

Flower

Pale-pink in Autumn

Foliage

Flushed bronze, Mid-green in Spring; Mid-green, Flushed bronze in Autumn

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Glasshouse red spider mite , Slugs , Vine weevil Aphids , Glasshouse red spider mite , Slugs , Vine weevil

General care

Pruning

No pruning required. Remove faded flowers spikes if desired.

Propagation methods

Division


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Where to grow

Saxifraga 'Pink Cloud' (fortunei) (Saxifrage 'Pink Cloud' ) will reach a height of 0.2m and a spread of 0.3m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Rock, Underplanting

Cultivation

Grow in moist but well-drained, humus-rich soil in full or partial shade.

Soil type

Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Shade

Aspect

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

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

Hardy (H4)

Companion plants

We do not currently have companion plants added for this plant.

Botanical name

Saxifraga 'Pink Cloud' (fortunei)

Other names

Saxifrage 'Pink Cloud'

Genus

Saxifraga Saxifraga

Variety or Cultivar

'Pink Cloud' _ 'Pink Cloud' is a compact, mound-forming, deciduous perennial bearing rounded, lobed, bronze-flushed, mid-green leaves with red bristles and upright, red stems bearing dense clusters of lobed, pale pink flowers in early autumn.

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Cushion or Mound Forming, Erect flower stem


Colour

Flower

Pale-pink in Autumn

Foliage

Flushed bronze, Mid-green in Spring; Mid-green, Flushed bronze in Autumn


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Glasshouse red spider mite , Slugs , Vine weevil

General care

Pruning

No pruning required. Remove faded flowers spikes if desired.

Propagation methods

Division


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Saxifraga 'Pink Cloud' (fortunei) (Saxifrage 'Pink Cloud' ) will reach a height of 0.2m and a spread of 0.3m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Rock, Underplanting

Cultivation

Grow in moist but well-drained, humus-rich soil in full or partial shade.

Soil type

Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Shade

Aspect

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, 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

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