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Thalictrum aquilegifolium

Thalictrum aquilegifolium

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

9a

USDA zone

-7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.4m

Max

50cm

60cm

Min

30cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Thalictrum aquilegifolium Overview

This is a very attractive deciduous branched, upright perennial clump. The leaves are a very distinctive blue-green and deeply lobed and the purple-pink flowers are fluffy and pom-pom like. You should grow in rich, moist soil with a sunny or partially shaded spot. You won't need to divide for 4 to 5 years and only then if it is required for propagation.

Common problems with Thalictrum aquilegifolium

How to propagate Thalictrum aquilegifolium

Seed

You can propagate from fresh seeds in the autumn.

Division

Division in spring. You can mulch to protect your plants if you divide in autumn.

Other uses of Thalictrum aquilegifolium

Border, wildflower/meadow, foliage. garden plants. Spring/summer interest.