Epimedium leptorrhizum

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Epimedium leptorrhizum originates in Western China and has a long, narrow and fuzzy leaves with sprays of pale rose colored flowers to 12" tall in spring.  It spreads by creeping rhizomes to form a low groundcover of attractive dark green foliage.  Grow in light to full shade in humus rich, well drained, moderately moist soil.  This species is not drought tolerant.  Hardy to -20 degrees F.  Berberidaceae

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