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Liverleaf

Hepatica nobilis

Also known as

Crystal Wort, Ivy Flower, Liver Balsam, Liver Moss

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H6

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

10cm

Max

10cm

10cm

Min

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Liverleaf Overview

Herbaceous perennial species that produces purple blooms with white stamens. This species is slow-growing and possesses kidney-shaped foliage with 3 lobes.

Common problems with Liverleaf

How to propagate Liverleaf

Seed

Seed when fresh.

Division

Division or removing side shoots in spring.

Other uses of Liverleaf

Walls, rock garden, ground cover.