A picture of a Cirsium palustre

Cirsium palustre

Cirsium palustre

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

4a

USDA zone

-34°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.5m

Max

40cm

1.2m

Min

30cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Cirsium palustre Overview

An upright biennial native to Britain. Bears narrowly lance-shaped, pinnately lobed leaves. Flowers are in red-purple clusters in mid summer. Grows to a height of 1.5m.

How to propagate Cirsium palustre

Division

You can propagate by division in the spring.

Seed

Seed in the autumn.

Other uses of Cirsium palustre

Marshes.