Species & Cultivars

paniculata ‘Big Ben’ (Pieter Zwijnenburg, Boskoop, 1990
Height & Width:

Bed P: Plant 24

AGM 2008

An outstanding cultivar of medium size with strong, straight red stems.  The panicles open in July and are large, up to 30 cm long. Ray-flowers open white, turning to pink then red with age starting at the base upward.

The RHS & European Trials at Wisley; Some of their comments are: Outstanding, very free flowering.  Attractive red stems, flowers mature to a good pink,  Flower spikes with leaves in-between the florets.

UKPlant Finder: 2012 = 7 nurseries


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