How to grow Bergenia purpurascens

Bergenia purpurascens growing rhizome herbaceous of the genus Bergenia also known as Purple bergenia, Bergenia purpurascens perennial evergreen used as ornamental plant, can grow in temperate, mediterranean, subtropics climate and growing in hardiness zone 5-10.

Leaves color green or purple-red and in autumn become red, in spatula (spoon) shape in wavy structure.

Bergenia purpurascens flower

Flower color can be: pink or purple the flowers small trumpet shape with 5 petals, the flowers grows in cluster on stalk.

Bergenia purpurascens for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy

Buy Now in E-bay

How to grow Bergenia purpurascens growing and care:

Well drain soil, moisture soil, cold winter

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
No, unless you want to ensure purple verity

Difficulties or problems when growing:
In non-stable weather not stable weak the plant

Planting season:
Spring, summer autumn

Pests and diseases:
Snails, caterpillar, slugs

Pruning season:
Autumn / Winter

How to prune:
Just for design

Size of the plant?
20-30 cm, 8-12 inches

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water / Big amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade

Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant?

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Spring / Autumn / Winter

General information about the flower
Pink or purple flowers in small trumpet shape, the flowers grow in cluster on stalk

Scientific name:

Bergenia purpurascens

Blooming Seasons

Flower Colors


Leaf color

Ornamental parts

Plant growing speed

Plant life-form

Plant uses

Planting season

Plants sun exposure

Watering plants

Hardiness zone