28.4.2002 - Flowerbuds
Young plant and flowers March 2002
May 2002, before bloom.
This is the first year for this wonderful plant for me. I got it in a trade and just love the glossy leaves all summer and the beautiful stalk of pink flowers so early in spring.
Mary, Gainesville, Ga
Bergenia 'Mrs Crawford'
Foliage with flowers.
A sea of bergenia blooms in early May at the Joel E. Ferris Perennial Garden, Manito Park, Spokane, WA (Zone 5b)
Blooming in early May at the Joel E. Ferris Perennial Garden, Manito Park, Spokane, WA (Zone 5b)
large, leathery 9" to 12 " leaves that tend to point upward
I really like the sun shining through the leaves. Manito Park Botanical Garden, Spokane, WA
Bell-shaped flowers are very attractive.
Bergenia cordifolia transplanted in spring, blooming in mid-August, in 5b Columbus.
2nd year for this plant in my garden.
Close up view with ants: April 24, 2010.
Photo April 29, 2010.
Photo taken June 2011, Kouvola Finland
buds just starting to open. it was worth the 3 year wait for this to bloom. in my opinion...
almost 'glows' in the sun
Bergenia - showing its October leaves - I transplanted it to its new spot last year, New Zealand
Bergenia showing its October spent flower heads in my Waihi garden, New Zealand
Bergenia - still flowering in early August in my Waihi Garden, New Zealand
Coming into flower now in my Waihi garden, NZ