Persicaria microcephala 'Red Dragon' (approx) 6-8 inches in height, and sent in a 1 Litre plant pot. 'Red Dragon' is a spreading perennial with lance-shaped, purplish-green leaves with a bold central splash of purple bordered by a silver chevron marking, and rounded clusters of tiny white flowers in late summer and autumn. This perennial provides excellent ground cover, but also makes an attractive container plant. This plant has an ultimate height of 0.1-0.5 metres, and an ultimate spread of 0.5-1 metres. This striking plant is hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters (-10°C to -15°C).