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Thalictrum 'Splendide White'

Thalictrum 'Splendide White'

Also known as

Meadow Rue 'Splendide White'

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Partial Shade
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H7

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

2m

Max

60cm

1m

Min

10cm

3 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

More images of Thalictrum 'Splendide White'

A close up of some yellow flower buds of a Thalictrum 'Splendide White' plant growing in a garden
Some yellow flower buds of a Thalictrum 'Splendide White' plant growing in a garden
Some Thalictrum 'Splendide White' growing in a garden
Some Thalictrum 'Splendide White' growing in a garden
Some Thalictrum 'Splendide White' growing in a garden

Thalictrum 'Splendide White' Overview

Thalictrum 'Splendide White' is a beautiful summer flowering perennial that produces tall stems of bright green leaves and clusters of dainty white flowers that open from tiny round buds. Thalictrum 'Splendide White' is synonymous with the cultivar Thalictrum 'Splendide Album'. This perennial is protected under intellectual property laws by Plant Breeders' Rights ('Fr21034'). These provide the breeder of new plants exclusive control over the plant material for a set amount of time. It is also known by the common name of Meadow Rue 'Splendide White' The plant has an upright habit and produces divided foliage and airy, white, pendant flowers with notable central stamens. Flowers are borne on tall stems and this cultivar can reach almost 2m in height! It has a deciduous nature and is fully hardy. Plant in a position of partial shade in moist to wet, well-draining soil for optimal growth. It has won a Royal Horticultural Society Award of Garden Merit.

Common problems with Thalictrum 'Splendide White'

How to propagate Thalictrum 'Splendide White'

Seed

Sow seed when ripe or in early spring.

Division

Divide in spring as new growth starts.

Special features of Thalictrum 'Splendide White'

Attractive flowers