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Mukdenia rossii Karasuba

Scientific Name : Mukdenia rossii
Hardiness Zone : 4a - 9b
Hardiness Degree : -30°F (-34°C)
Blooming Season : Early Spring, Spring
Plant Habit : Mounded
Characteristics : Shade Tolerant
Water : Medium
Fertilizer : Once a month
Spacing : 12 - 20" (30 - 51cm)
Height : 6 - 10" (15 - 25cm)
Exposure : Partial Sun
General Information : Summer sun brings out purple-red foilage coloring which starts at the edges and creeps inward so that by Fall, only the very centers of the leaves remain green.
Idea & Tips : Prefers cool, moist soil and part shade, though sunlight is necessary to induce the fall coloring. Can be grown in sun if provided with adequate moisture.
Grower InformationA Darwin Perennials Introduction.
Clumps of large, deeply divided, fan-shaped foliage. Stems with clusters of small, white, star-shaped flowers rise in Spring just before the foliage. Summer heat brings out purple-red foliage coloring which starts at the edges and creeps inward so that by Fall, only the very centers of the leaves remain green. 
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