Big rosy violet flowers on reddish stems . Cold hardy well suited for alpine gardens. Can be grown outdoors in cold climates. Mature flowering size rhizomes offered. Can be grown in any well drained, rich in humus garden compost. For pot planting 5 rhizomes can be potted in a 15 cm dia pot to give an good results. Water well during the growing season. Can be grown under full sunlight or partial shade.