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Kirengeshoma palmata Koreana Group (Yellow wax bells)

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Time to maturity
2-5 years
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Botanical name: Kirengeshoma palmata Koreana Group

Other names: Yellow wax bells

Genus: Kirengeshoma

Variety or Cultivar: Koreana Group _ Koreana Group is an herbaceous perennial with attractive palmate foliage and dainty, pale yellow, pendant, flowers on wiry maroon stems in late summer and early autumn

Kirengeshoma palmata Koreana Group is: Deciduous

Flower: Pale-yellow in Summer; Pale-yellow in Autumn

Foliage: Green in Summer; Green in Autumn

Habit: Clump-forming

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Specific pests: Slugs , Snails

General care

Propagation methods: Division, Seed. REGISTER to

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Kirengeshoma palmata Koreana Group (Yellow wax bells) will reach a height of 0.75m and a spread of 0.5m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: Beds and borders, City, Cottage/Informal, Low Maintenance, Underplanting, Woodland

Cultivation: Plant in moist, deep, fertile, lime-free soil in partial shade, (although it will tolerate deeper shade) in a sheltered postion. Enrich the soil with well-rotted organic matter and apply a mulch in autumn.

Soil type: Clay, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Neutral

Light: Full Shade, Partial Shade

Aspect: North, East, West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)

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