Epimedium rubrum


Photo courtesy Ball Hort.

  • Heart shaped leaves with ruby red flowers
  • In spring leaves have a tinge of red
  • In summer leaves turn pale green
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Great Foliage
Great Foliage
Ground Cover
Ground Cover
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Rock Garden
Rock Garden

Height: 10-14 in
Spread: 12-16 in
Spacing: 10-12 in
Price Level 1: $24.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Red
Zone: 4-9

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Ground Cover
  • Container
  • Rock Garden
  • Great Foliage
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Mass Planting
  • Border or Bed

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant
  • Rabbit Resistant


  • Partial Sun
  • Full Shade

Foliage Color:

  • Dark Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Spring

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Fall
  • Summer
  • Spring Bloomer

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water
  • Moist, Well-Drained
  • Dry Soil

Epimedium rubrum '' looks great with: