Easily grown in average, medium wet, well-drained soil in part shade to full shade. Prefers moist, humusy soils in part shade. Intolerant of wet soils in winter and dry soils in summer.
Dark rose heart-shaped flowers hang from arching stems over robust blue-green foliage. Continuously re-blooms.
No serious insect or disease problems. Some susceptibility to aphid infestations. Good soil drainage is essential for plant survival.
Best for the shaded border or woodland garden. Prefers partial shade and well-drained, humus-rich soil.