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Tiarella 'Cygnet' (Foam flower 'Cygnet')

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1 hour care
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Time to maturity
2-5 years
To maturity

Botanical name: Tiarella 'Cygnet'

Other names: Foam flower 'Cygnet'

Genus: Tiarella

Variety or Cultivar: 'Cygnet' _ 'Cygnet' is a clump-forming, herbaceous perennial with attractive deeply lobed, palmate leaves with bronze veins. From spring to late summer, it bears dainty, fluffy, pink-tinged white flowers on wiry stems.

Tiarella 'Cygnet' is: Deciduous

Flower: White, Flushed pink in Spring; White, Flushed pink in Summer

Foliage: Bronze-green in Spring; Bronze-green in Summer; Bronze-green in Autumn

Habit: Clump-forming

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Pests: Generally pest free.

Diseases: Generally disease free

General care

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Tiarella 'Cygnet' (Foam flower 'Cygnet') will reach a height of 0.3m and a spread of 0.2m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: Beds and borders, City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Edging, Garden edging, Low Maintenance, Underplanting, Woodland

Cultivation: Cool, moist, humus-rich soils are ideal, however it will tolerate most soils. Plant in partial or full shade. Protect from excessive winter wet.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Shade, Partial Shade

Aspect: North, East, West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)

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