Botanical Name: Mukdenia Rossii ‘Karasuba’
Common Name: Red Leafed Mukdenia
Zone: Hardy to Zone 4
Light: Partial Shade
Soil Type: Sandy or Clay
Soil Moisture: Average or Moist
Flower Colour: White
Blooming Time: Early Spring, Mid Spring
Height: 20- 30 cm / 8-12 inches
Spread: 30-40 cm / 12-15 inches
This unique perennial for shade forms a short clump of fan-shaped leaves topped with small, white flowers in spring. Green leaves begin to turn red in sumer and turn fire red by fall.
This is a woodland type plant that prefers humus rich, evenly moist, well-drained soile and part shade. Clumps can be divided every few years.