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Bellwort

Uvularia grandiflora

Also known as

Wood Daffodil, Large-Flowered Bellwort, Throat Root, Cornflower, Merry Bells, Yellow Bellwort

Full Shade
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

7a

USDA zone

-18°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

50cm

50cm

Min

10cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a mild fragrance

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Bellwort Overview

This herbaceous perennial gets 75cm high and produces arching stems of bright green leaves and clusters of yellow narrow bell shaped flowers with stunning twisted tepals.

Common problems with Bellwort

How to harvest Bellwort

Generally not harvested.

How to propagate Bellwort

Division

Divide clumps in early spring.

Seed

Sow seeds as soon as they are ripe in pots in a cold frame.

Special features of Bellwort

Attractive flowers

Other uses of Bellwort

Suits being planted in beds and borders of cottage and informal style gardens.