Epimedium x versicolor 'Sulphureum'
|Valued for their airy spring flowers and shiny evergreen to deciduous leaves, use these tough, low-growing perennials for shady flower borders, woodland and rock gardens and containers. Excellent, slow-spreading ground cover under large trees and shrubs. Colorful leaves are bronzy-pink in spring, green in summer and bronze in fall. Spikes of flowers bloom red, white, pink or yellow in spring. Long-lasting cut flowers. Drought resistant once established. Deer resistant. Divide in spring or fall. Cut back in late winter or early spring to encourage spring flowers and new growth.
Look also for 'Neosulphureum', a red-leafed cultivar with similar habits.
Attributes - Epimedium x versicolor 'Sulphureum'
Plant Type: Perennial
Bloom Season: Mid Spring through Late Spring
Flower Color: Yellow
Height: 10 in. to 1 ft.
Width: 1 ft.
Sunlight: Partial Sun
Climate: Zones 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Notes: Thrives in Dry Climates.
Epimedium grandiflorum 'Rose Queen', Epimedium pinnatum, Epimedium x rubrum, Epimedium x youngianum 'Roseum'