Barrenwort 'Fröhnleiten' Epimedium × perralchicum 'Fröhnleiten'

barrenwort 'Fröhnleiten'


'Frohnleiten' is a strong-growing evergreen plant with leathery leaves composed of up to five ovate leaflets, and sprays of bright yellow flowers 2cm wide, held well above the foliage

Plant Info
Common Problems

About this plant

  • memoNames

    • Family


    • Synonyms

      barrenwort 'Fröhnleiten'

    • Common names

      Epimedium perralderianum 'Frohnleiten', Epimedium grandiflorum 'Frohnleiten'

  • infoCharacteristics

    • Foliage type


    • Height

      0.1-0.5 metres

    • Spread

      0.5-1 metres

    • Hardiness zones


  • sunLight

    Full Sun, Partial Shade

  • scissorsPruning

    Foliage is truly evergreen so no need to cut back

  • bambooSoil

    SoilChalk, Loam, Sand

  • pinSuitable locations

    • Hardiness zone

      Banks and Slopes Flower borders and beds Underplanting of Roses and Shrubs Ground Cover Cottage & Informal Garden City & Courtyard Gardens Patio & Container Plants

  • sproutPropogation

    • Propagate by division in autumn or after flowering

  • insectPests

    Prone to vine weevils

  • microbeDiseases

    May be affected by a virus