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Sanguisorba officinalis 'Red Thunder'

Sanguisorba officinalis 'Red Thunder'


Sanguisorba officinalis 'Red Thunder'


Common name: Red Thunder Burnet

This is a superior selection from the Midwest and is ideal when used as a border plant. Growing 3 - 5' in height, the oblong red flowers will provide interest well into the winter months.

In warmer climates (Zone 6-7) you can cut this plant back in late May and enjoy the beautiful red flowers well into autumn.

Ideal conditions: full sun with lots of water

Height: 75 cm (30") tall

Flowers: blood red; 60-100cm (24-40") in height; blooms July-Oct

 

Coldest zone: 4 (find your zone; further info on plant hardiness)