A picture of a striped mathiasella

striped mathiasella

Mathiasella bupleuroides

Also known as

Green Dream

Full Sun
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.5m

Max

1m

1m

Min

50cm

3 to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

striped mathiasella Overview

Mathiasella bupleuroides is a decidous plant native to Mexico, undiscovered until 1954. It was named in honour of the Californian plantswoman, Mildred Mathias. The species name 'bupleuroides' means it resembles the genus 'Bupleurum', but its umbeliferus flower heads with nodding bracts look more like that of a Hellebore.

Common problems with striped mathiasella

Generally pest & disease free.

    How to propagate striped mathiasella

    Division

    Divide large clumps in spring. Plant divided clumps outside or pot up smaller divisions.

    Seed

    Collect seeds during summer and sow in the following spring.

    Special features of striped mathiasella

    Attractive flowers

    Attractive leaves

    Other uses of striped mathiasella

    Ornamental