RED HARDY CYCLAMEN Hederifolium
A rarely offered color for this hardy cyclamen! The hardiest and most robust of the hardy cyclamens, and it is easy to grow! Plants with withstand winter snows, and return each year.
Foliage is patterned with silver, and is thick and robust. The plants are easy to maintain, and are tolerant of dry shade, which makes it a popular and ideal plant under trees! Tubers form, and can get very large, the size of a small dinner-plate!
Type: Hardy perennial
Hardiness zones: 4-9
Height: 6", 15cm
Location: Shade or part shade
Note: Ornamental use only. Many plants have poisonous parts, these included. Minor toxicity.
Germination: Soak seeds for 24 hours before planting. Your planting container should have holes in the bottom for excess water to drain. Place the seeds under the surface of your growing medium, completely covered, as light can prevent germination. Place your container in a cool room for germination (65-70F). Germination can take several weeks.