Persicaria amplexicaulis ‘Blackfield’ (Mountain Fleece) PP#17635

(Knotweed, Red Bistort)

Intense blood red, fluffy flower spikes with heart shape green years that has a tint of buttery yellow in the fall. Height 32-36″.

Intense blood red, fluffy flower spikes with heart shape green years that has a tint of buttery yellow in the fall. Height 32-36". PP#17635

Persicaria attracts bees, birds and butterflies to the garden. Prefers average, medium moisture well drained soil. Tolerant of frost, poorly drained soil and wet soils. Not considered invasive but need plenty of room to spread. May self seed in the garden. Deer and rabbit resistant.

  • USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 4-9
  • Exposure: Full Sun, Part Shade
  • Bloom Time(s): July-September