Persicaria Firetail
Persicaria Firetail

Mountain Fleece Flower

This is a real treasure for the border, 'Firetail' is a vigorous, upright perennial which enjoys an extremely long bloom season from midsummer to fall and features beautiful red spikes of blooms 

  • Height: 90-120 cm (3-4 ft)104 cm (36-41 in)
  • Spread: 75-90 cm (29-36 in)
  • Cold Hardiness: Zone 4-9
  • Sun or Shade: full sun to light shade (minimum 4 hours direct sun)
  • Bloom Time: mid summer to fall
  • Leaf Colour: green
  • Bloom Colour: red
  • Critter Resistance: deer and rabbits
  • Nature Attraction: butterflies and birds

Growing and Maintenance Tips

'Firetail is easy to grow in average well drained soil in full sun to light shade. It has a beautiful arching habit making it a perfect choice between more upright plants.