anyone growing Mukdenia rossii 'Karasuba' (crimson fans)

a2zmom(6a - nj)June 20, 2014

I just saw a picture and it looks amazing. So, if you grow it, tell me about it.

here's a picture from Plant Delights

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shadeyplace(7)

yes, I have it neat colorful foliage late needs moist

    Bookmark   June 20, 2014 at 11:28AM
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rouge21_gw(5)

I do have two of them but there location is such that I dont usually check on them. And they are in a ton of shade. They are alive but with all that shade they are kind of non-descript.

See this GW thread link for more info.

Here is a link that might be useful: Mukdenia

    Bookmark   June 20, 2014 at 2:33PM
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Patty W. zone 5a Illinois

I have it also. Third year its come back with very good increase after the first year. Gets some sun so leaves retain a little coppery color. It's been divided into three plants and put up with my moving it several times before getting the right spot. Nice and healthy plant. Like plants that stay healthy and return each year. Yah!

    Bookmark   June 20, 2014 at 3:43PM
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a2zmom(6a - nj)

shadyplace, I'd probably put it near my Astilbe, so that's already getting supplemental water when it's hot and dry out, so no biggie.

Rogue, are you saying that yours doesn't turn red? Mine would go in dappled shade.

Patty, that sounds perfect!

    Bookmark   June 20, 2014 at 4:01PM
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