Epimedium alpinum
Alpine Barrenwort


Height:  30 - 40 cm

Flower colour: bicolored, red and cream

Flowering time: late May - June

Sunlight: partial shade

Soil:  humus rich, well drained, moist

pH: acid - neutral

Hardiness: hardy

Plant range: woodlands in Central- and S-Europe

Woodland plant.
Spring flowering,
flowers as the foliage emerges. 
New foliage is light green, then turns red with green veining, before turning dark green later in the season. 

Photos and experiences of growing this plant in Iceland are welcomed  in the comments below.

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