Epimedium

WGC Epimedium Information

Epimedium
Barrenwort / Bishop's Hat

Planting:

Plant in a moisture-retentive, highly organic soil of acid reaction, setting plants 8 to 12 inches apart. Grows best in partial shade but will tolerate almost full shade.


Maintenance:

Apply a summer mulch to keep soil moist and maintain a cool root run. Trim foliage in late winter prior to commencement of new growth, to permit a better view of blooms.


Zones:

Zones 4-8