Rodgersia pinnata 'Chocolate Wings'

Rodgersia


Photo courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc.

  • Chocolate foliage chamges to green, bronze, red, then back to brown for fall
  • Pale pink - burgundy flowers
  • Grown mainly for foliage interest
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Dried Flower/ Foliage
Dried Flower/ Foliage
Great Foliage
Great Foliage
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Water's Edge / Bog Plant
Water's Edge / Bog Plant



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Prefers moist, rich soil in part-full shade. If soil is not moist enough or too much sun exposure, leaves will become dry and brittle.


Height: 10 in
Spread: 24-36 in
Price Level 1: $13.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Pink
Zone: 4-9
Price Level 2: 4 for $50~#1
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Mass Planting
  • Water's Edge / Bog Plant
  • Dried Flower/ Foliage
  • Great Foliage
  • Border or Bed
  • Low Maintenance
  • Cut Flower/ Foliage

Exposure:

  • Partial Sun
  • Full Shade

Habit:

  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Multi-Color

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Soil Moisture:

  • Keep Well-Watered
  • Wet Soil/Wetlands
  • Moist, Well-Drained