Soil preference: Loam, sand ; Neutral; moist but well-drained
Flowering/fruiting month: June-August
0.1-0.5 metres height
0.1-0.5 metres spread
Description: H. sanguinea is a clump-forming, semi-evergreenperennial to around 30cm with rounded, shallowly lobed, dark green leaves with pale green marbling. In summer bears small, red,tubularflowers in open sprays on fine, upright stems
Care: Not a huge amount of care needed. Remove faded flower spikes.