Sanguisorba 'Pink Tanna'
- Position: full sun or partial shade
- Soil: Poor-to-average, moist, well-drained soil
- Rate of growth: average
- Flowering period: June to September
- Flower colour: red
- Hardiness: fully hardy
Erect stems bear densely packed, dark pink flowerheads with pale pink stamens in midsummer. They seem to hover in large numbers above the decorative mounds of attractive, fern-like foliage. Great for adding vertical interest and movement to a mixed herbaceous bed, or mixing with ornamental grasses for a naturalised effect.
- Garden care: Divide plants in spring or autumn
As the days shorten, the autumn sun sinks a little lower every day and begins to backlight the borders, picking up detail and silhouette. There’s plenty to enjoy and seed heads, in suitably autumnal shades of brown and silver take centre stage, often lastRead full article