Persicaria JS Caliente
Persicaria amplexicaulis ‘JS Caliente’
Persicaria amplexicaulis ‘J.S. Caliente’, Bistorta amplexicaulis ‘JS Caliente’, Polygonum amplexicaule ‘JS Caliente’, Knotweed ‘JS Caliente’, Red bistort ‘JS Caliente’
Variety or Cultivar
‘JS Caliente’ _ ‘JS Caliente’ is a robust, upright, clump-forming perennial with large, ovate to lance-shaped, pointed, prominently-veined, mid-green leaves and long-stalked spikes of bell-shaped, red flowers from midsummer to early autumn.
Contact with sap may irritate skin. Sap may cause mild stomach upset if ingested.
Red in Summer; Red in Autumn
Green in Summer; Green in Autumn
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Cut back after flowering.
Persicaria amplexicaulis ‘JS Caliente’ (Red bistort ‘JS Caliente’) will reach a height of 0.7m and a spread of 0.7m after 2-5 years.
Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal, Low Maintenance, Wildflower
Plant in any moist soil in sun or partial shade.
Moist but well-drained, Moisture-retentive
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Partial Shade, Full Sun
North, South, East, West