Barrenwort 'Merlin' Epimedium × youngianum 'Merlin'
'Merlin' is a compact herbaceous perennial, to 35cm in height, with broadly-ovalleaves, tinged bronze when young, before turning pale green in summer. Flowers open from purple, pointed buds to reveal burgundy and white spurless flowers,15mm wide, in spring
About this plant
Epimedium grandiflorum 'Merlin'
Cut back old foliage in late winter or early spring for the best display of new foliage and flowers
Loam, Sand, SoilClay
- Suitable locations
Flower borders and beds Underplanting of Roses and Shrubs Garden Edging Low Maintenance Cottage & Informal Garden
Propagate by division in autumn or after flowering
May be attacked by vine weevil
May be subject to a virus