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botanical name:
Anagallis tenella 'Studland'
Anagallis tenella 'Studland' © Deeproot Plant Base
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common name:  Bog Pimpernel
synonyms:  Anagallis tenella var. studland
family:  Primulaceae
characteristics: perennial, evergreen
height: 0.08m
width: 0.40m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: prostrate
leaf colour: green
flower colour: pink
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: moist soil, wet/waterlogged soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: acid
minimum temp: -10°C
USDA zone: 8 to 10
Mat forming evergreen with small elliptic to rounded, green leaves. Bell-shaped, fragrant, deep pink flowers, freely produced in late spring and early summer. They are deeper pink than the typical species.

Damp peaty or gritty soil in full sun.

Soft tip cuttings in spring or early summer.

Alpine or rock garden, troughs and containers.

other notes:
This cultivar was collected in Dorset, UK.


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