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Meadow Rue

Thalictrum flavum

Also known as

Common meadow rue, Yellow meadow rue

Full Sun
Easy care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

6a

USDA zone

-23°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

50cm

50cm

Min

30cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

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Meadow Rue Overview

Known as Common Meadow-Rue, this perennial can reach a height of 1m tall or more! Dense masses of small, pale yellow flowers bloom on the top of the tall stems. Usually flowers from July to September.

Common problems with Meadow Rue

How to propagate Meadow Rue

Seed

Propagation is by seeds when fresh in the autumn.

Division

By division in the spring.

Other uses of Meadow Rue

Foliage, wildflower/meadow.