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Valerian

Valeriana phu 'Aurea'

Also known as

Golden Spikenard 'Aurea'

Valeriana phu (6).1 by Rillke (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.5m

Max

50cm

1m

Min

10cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Valerian Overview

This perennial has rosettes of bright yellow leaves when young, turning mid green in mid summer, at the same time as white flowers are borne.

How to propagate Valerian

Seed

You can propagate from seed.

Division

Division.

Other uses of Valerian

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