Avens 'Coppertone' Geum 'Coppertone'

avens 'Coppertone'


'Coppertone' is a clump-forming herbaceous perennial to 30cm with a basal rosette of furry, lobed leaves. Upright, red-brown stems carry downward- to outward-facing, bell-shaped, light apricot flowers with red-brown sepals from late spring to early summer

Plant Info
Common Problems

About this plant

  • memoNames

    • Family


    • Synonyms

      avens 'Coppertone'

  • infoCharacteristics

    • Foliage type


    • Height

      0.1-0.5 metres

    • Spread

      0.1-0.5 metres

    • Hardiness zones


  • sunLight

    Partial Shade, Full Shade

  • scissorsPruning

    Deadhead to encourage more blooms, and cut back old stems after flowering

  • bambooSoil

    SoilChalk, Clay, Loam, Sand

  • pinSuitable locations

    • Hardiness zone

      Flower borders and beds Underplanting of Roses and Shrubs Cottage & Informal Garden

  • sproutPropogation

    • Propagate by division in early spring or late autumn

  • insectPests

    May be susceptible to geum sawfly

  • microbeDiseases

    Generally disease-free