Red-leaved mukdenia (Mukdenia rossii)
Red-leaved mukdenia (Mukdenia rossii) is a perennial plant that can grow 10cm – 50cm tall and 10cm – 50cm wide. In this growing guide we’ll learn the cultivation details and how to plant Red-leaved mukdenia (Mukdenia rossii).
This plant is commonly known as red-leaved mukdenia.
This is a deciduous plant that takes 5-10 years to reach full maturity.
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Common name: red-leaved mukdenia
Scientific name: Mukdenia rossii
Plant type: Perennials
Height: 10cm – 50cm
Spread: 10cm – 50cm
Sunlight: Partial shade
Moisture: Moist but well drained
Garden type: Informal Garden
Planting type: Flower borders and bedding
Perennial plants are one of the largest groups of plants.
They offer color, shape, fragrance and seasonal textures. The variety is such that there are plants to suit all sizes and styles of garden.
Traditionally, perennials are grown in borders, using a wall or hedge as a backdrop to bring out all their splendor during summer.
But since most gardens are not large enough for long borders dedicated exclusively to perennials, they are usually planted in mixed borders and beds, along with shrubs, annuals, biennials, and bulbs that extend the season of interest.
How to plant
In this section we will learn how to plant Red-leaved mukdenia (Mukdenia rossii), know its needs in terms of soil, watering and sun exposure.
Red-leaved mukdenia (Mukdenia rossii) is a plant that grows in loam conditions. It is not very sensitive to soil acidity or alkalinity and grows well in soils with pH acid, alkaline or neutral.
Regarding drainage, Mukdenia rossii likes to grow in moist but well drained soil.
Red-leaved mukdenia (Mukdenia rossii) should be grown in partial shade places.