Daily Flower Candy: Persicaria bistorta ‘Superba’ AGM

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With flowers like bottle brushes, Persicaria bistorta ‘Superba’ makes a fine herbaceous perennial, flowering over a long period. Persicaria does not like dry soil, so is best planted in a bog garden or beside a pond. Bees and other insects love visiting the flowers, so it’s great for wildlife gardens. Pictured here at Longstock Park Water Gardens.

Persicaria bistorta 'Superba', Longstock Park Water Gardens, May 2013

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