Photo Courtesy of Ball Horticultural Company

Bergenia cordifolia (Pigsqueak)

Small dark pink blooms in dense panicles emerge within or above large rosettes of leathery, glossy, round, dark green foliage that turns a deep purple-bronze in colder months. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms in midspring
1-1.5 ft tall x 1-1.5 ft spread
HARDY to -30 °F (-34.4 °C)
Deer and rabbit resistant
Moderate salt tolerance
Attracts butterflies
Drought tolerant


Zone Zone 3
Exposure Partial to Full Shade
Moisture Moderate Moisture