The Garden Community for Garden Lovers

Sanguisorba Tenuifolia 'Pink Elephant' (Oriental Burnet)

Garden Centre > Plants > Perennials > O

Sanguisorba tenuifolia 'Pink Elephant' (oriental burnet)

Sanguisorba Tenuifolia 'Pink Elephant' (Oriental Burnet)

£7.99

From Crocus

Crocus Go to Shop

Add to wishlist

Position: full sun or partial shade
Soil: poor-to-average, moist, well-drained soil
Rate of growth: average
Flowering period: May to July
Hardiness: fully hardy
A tall and elegant burnet, with pinkish-red, usually nodding flowerheads, that open from the top downwards. These seem to gracefully sway above the clumps of decorative foliage from mid summer to early autumn. The lacy green foliage has distinctive, slender leaflets that are notched at the edges, and these often take on colourful tints in autumn. They are great plants for adding vertical interest to the garden.Garden care: Cut down spent flower heads in early spring. Divide congested plants in spring or autumn.



Need a little advice? We've got several articles to guide you through shopping online, together with helpful advice on choosing the right product for you.

We think these guides might be of interest: Perennials.


Our community of gardeners have a wealth of experience, beautiful garden and great photos, discover more on the following pages: border ideas.

Related Member Photos

See photos of plants from the <a href="/genus/Sanguisorba">Sanguisorba</a> genus in real gardens.

  • Sanguisorba tenuifolia (Sanguisorba tenuifolia)
    Sanguisorba tenui...
  • sanguisorba hakusanensis (sanguisorba hakusanensis)
    sanguisorba hakus...
  • Sanguisorba officinalis 'Pink Tanna' (Sanguisorba officinalis 'Pink Tanna')
    Sanguisorba offic...
  • Sanguisorba menziesii (Sanguisorba menziesii)
    Sanguisorba menzi...
  • Sanguisorba obtusa (Sanguisorba obtusa)
    Sanguisorba obtusa

Related Products



* Support Grows on You when you shop via the Garden Centre.



Why shop via the Grows on You Garden Centre?

Yes Buy With Confidence

Yes Find Inspiration

Yes The Perfect Product

find out more

Basket Wishlist