Week 20 – May 18, 2021

Plant Information

Saxifraga Rocco Red

  • Saxifraga Rocco Red - Bloom
  • Saxifraga Rocco Red - Container
Growing Information:
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Saxifraga x arendsii

Hardiness Zone: 4a - 7b

Hardiness Degree: -30°F (-34.4°C)

Blooming Season: Spring

Plant Habit: Mounded

Water: Light

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 6 - 8" (15 - 20cm)

Height: 3 - 5" (8 - 13cm)

Width: 3 - 5" (8 - 13cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Spring-flowering plant produces masses of bright red blooms. Compact and mounded evergreen plants are low-maintenance. Good rock garden plant.

Grower Information:

Plug crop time: 9 to 10 weeks
Transplant to finish: 28 to 36 weeks

  • More uniform plant size, shorter stems and less colour variability than Highland Red. 
  • First professional-quality seed S. x arendsii on the market – an excellent conversion from vegetative varieties. 
  • Produces a vigorous, short-stemmed plant that fills the pot.