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botanical name:
Persicaria amplexicaulis 'Taurus'
Persicaria amplexicaulis 'Taurus' © Deeproot Plant Base
synonyms:  Persicaria amplexicaulis 'Blotau'
family:  Polygonaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 1.20m
width: 1.20m
growth rate:
growth habit:
leaf colour: green
flower colour: red
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, wet/waterlogged soil
minimum temp: 0°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
description:
Large, robust, clump-forming perennial with large, ovate to lance-shaped, mid-green leaves. Numerous narrow spikes of small deep red flowers from midsummer to early autumn.

propagation:
By division.

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