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Taenidia integerrima (Yellow pimpernel)

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
0.9m
Max height
0.75m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity
Low
Toxicity

Plant details

Botanical name

Taenidia integerrima

Other names

Yellow pimpernel

Genus

Taenidia Taenidia

Species

T. integerrima - T. integerrima is an erect, clump-forming, deciduous perennial with pinnate leaves divided into ovate to elliptic leaflets and open, airy umbels of tiny, yellow flowers from late spring to midsummer.


Taenidia integerrima is: Deciduous

Habit

Upright, Branching

Toxicity

The root is toxic if ingested.

Flower

Yellow in Spring; Yellow in Summer

Foliage

Mid-green in Spring; Mid-green in Summer; Mid-green in Autumn

How to care

Watch out for

General care

Pruning

Deadhead to prevent unwanted seeding.

Propagation

Sow in a cold frame in autumn or sow by self-seeding. Divide in autumn.

Propagation methods

Seed, Division


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Where to grow

Taenidia integerrima (Yellow pimpernel) will reach a height of 0.9m and a spread of 0.75m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Wildlife, Wildflower, Prairie planting, Low Maintenance, Flower Arranging, Woodland

Cultivation

Best in poor to moderately fertile soil in partial shade. Tolerates full sun. Tolerates drought once established.

Soil type

Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

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Botanical name

Taenidia integerrima

Other names

Yellow pimpernel

Genus

Taenidia Taenidia

Species

T. integerrima - T. integerrima is an erect, clump-forming, deciduous perennial with pinnate leaves divided into ovate to elliptic leaflets and open, airy umbels of tiny, yellow flowers from late spring to midsummer.

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Upright, Branching

Toxicity

The root is toxic if ingested.


Colour

Flower

Yellow in Spring; Yellow in Summer

Foliage

Mid-green in Spring; Mid-green in Summer; Mid-green in Autumn

General care

Pruning

Deadhead to prevent unwanted seeding.

Propagation

Sow in a cold frame in autumn or sow by self-seeding. Divide in autumn.

Propagation methods

Seed, Division


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Taenidia integerrima (Yellow pimpernel) will reach a height of 0.9m and a spread of 0.75m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Wildlife, Wildflower, Prairie planting, Low Maintenance, Flower Arranging, Woodland

Cultivation

Best in poor to moderately fertile soil in partial shade. Tolerates full sun. Tolerates drought once established.

Soil type

Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 9, Zone 8, Zone 7, Zone 6, Zone 5, Zone 4, Zone 3, Zone 2

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