Disporum sessile 'Variegatum' (Fairybell)

Disporum sessile 'Variegatum'  (Fairy Bell)

Zone: 4 - 9
Natural Range: Eastern Asia
Soil:  Moist, humus rich, well drained
Light:  Part shade, shade

Attributes:  Deciduous, 12" - 16" tall.  Blooms in  spring.  Pendent, creamy white and green striped flowers.  Striped white and gray alternate foliage.  Creeping rhizome, making loose colonies over time.

Notes:  Uncommon early spring perennials with spectacular variegated foliage that creates very interesting textural effects in the shady garden.  Makes a nice companion to ferns and other shade lovers.

Companion plants:  Trillium, ferns, Podophyllum, Epimedium, Rhododendrons, Mahonia, Hydrastis, Jeffersonia, Erythronium, Sanguinaria.

Disporum sessile 'Variegatum' (Fairybell)


Disporum sessile 'Variegatum' (Fairybell) Disporum sessile 'Variegatum' (Fairybell)