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Globeflower

Trollius spp.

Also known as

Boule d'or

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

75cm

Max

45cm

35cm

Min

30cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Globeflower Overview

Genus containing around 29 hardy, herbaceous perennials with fibrous roots and bright yellow, sometimes orange or white flowers. Best grown and often found near streams and pools of water, this genus requires moist soil to thrive. Also termed Globeflower after the way the petals curve over the flower top, creating a globe shape. This genus contains popular ornamental plants and cultivars selecting for large, colourful blooms have been produced using hybrids from this genus.

Common problems with Globeflower

How to propagate Globeflower

Seed

You can propagate from seeds in the spring or autumn.

Division

Division in early autumn or early spring.

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