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TimmyMagicTimmyMagic Greater LondonPosts: 132

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  • TimmyMagicTimmyMagic Greater LondonPosts: 132
    The leaves have gone brown. I don't recall it flowering last summer but it did have nice green leaves. It would be nice to know what it is and how I should care for it. Thanks.
  • DovefromaboveDovefromabove Central Norfolk UKPosts: 77,454
    It looks to me like an epimedium. Good in dappled shade.
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  • Busy-LizzieBusy-Lizzie Posts: 18,480
    It is an epimedium. The trick is to cut off all the old leaves in early spring or late winter before it flowers. Then the flowers can be seen easily before the fresh new leaves come up.
    Dordogne and Norfolk
  • TimmyMagicTimmyMagic Greater LondonPosts: 132
    Okay, thanks. I can now read up about it.

    It's in a sunny spot (not today though) so maybe it needs to be moved at some point.
  • Papi JoPapi Jo Brittany, France Posts: 3,455
    Looks like Epimedium x versicolor ‘Sulphureum’
    Dead foliage normal this time of the year. Cut off all dead leaves as advised by @Busy-Lizzie.
    See http://www.rezeau.org/wp-garden/en/epimedium-x-versicolor-sulphureum-2/
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