Has large round leaves, palmate leaves that can be green, green with crimson or purple, especially in spring. Leaves tends to revert to green as summer progresses. It sends up tall flower spike from white through pink to crimson.
This is a pretty plant with dark foliage and scarlet flowers borne on tall spikes in late summer. It does well in pond edges with 10cm covering the crown in full sun to part shade. During very cold weather it would benefit from being moved to a cool greenhouse for the winter.