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botanical name:
Persicaria virginiana 'Painter's Palette'
Persicaria virginiana 'Painter's Palette' © Deeproot Plant Base
synonyms:  Tovara virginiana 'Painter's Palette'
family:  Polygonaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.60m
width: 0.75m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: white & green
flower colour:
main season: Summer
aspect: part shade
conditions: moist soil, wet/waterlogged soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -25°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
description:
Large leaves distinctively marbled cream and green with a maroon blotch.

cultivation:
Moist to wet, fertile soil. Best in part shade, may scorch in very hot sun.

propagation:
By division

usage:
Good in boggy areas.

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