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Leopard's bane

Doronicum spp.

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Leopard's bane Overview

Contains around 40 hardy, herbaceous perennials originally from Europe, Southwest Asia and Siberia that produce daisy-like, yellow flowers throughout spring and summer. They are casually known as leopard's-bane and foliage tends to be heart-shaped, bright green and in some species hairy.

Common problems with Leopard's bane

How to propagate Leopard's bane

Division

You can propagate by division in the autumn.

Other uses of Leopard's bane

Grown for their daisy like flower heads that are good for cutting.

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