Sanguisorba officinalis 'Red
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)