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Meadow Sweet

Filipendula ulmaria 'Aurea'

Also known as

Queen of the meadow

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

9a

USDA zone

-7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

40cm

Max

30cm

15cm

Min

15cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Meadow Sweet Overview

A leafy perennial with divided, bright yellow leaves appear in spring, turning pale green in summer. Cream-white flowers are borne in clusters in early summer to early autumn.

How to propagate Meadow Sweet

Seed

Seed in autumn.

Division

Division in autumn or winter.

Other uses of Meadow Sweet

Under shrubs or as ground cover.