Epimedium pinnatum ssp. colchicum 'Thunderbolt' (Fairy Wings)
Zone: 5 - 9
Natural Range: Georgia
Soil: Moist, humus rich, well drained
Light: Part shade, Shade
Bloom Time: Spring
Attributes: Evergreen, 12” tall. Yellow outward facing blooms in spring. Foliage turns dark purple - charcoal - black in the fall when the temperature drops.
Notes: This stunning variation was collected by the U.S. National Arboretum and later named by Darrell Probst. As the temperature cools the leaves turn dark while the veins stay a light color, hence the cultivar name 'Thunderbolt'.
Pot Size: 4" Band Pot