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Thalictrum rubescens (Thalictrum rubescens )

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
0.15m
Max height
0.25m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity
Low
Toxicity

Plant details

Botanical name

Thalictrum rubescens

Other names

Thalictrum rubescens

Genus

Thalictrum Thalictrum

Species

T. rubescens - T. rubescens is a compact, deciduous perennial pale green leaves divide into three elliptic to ovate, shallowly lobed, light green leaves and pink-flushed, white flowers from spring into summer.


Thalictrum rubescens is: Deciduous

Habit

Clump-forming, Compact

Toxicity

Contact with foliage may irritate the skin.

Flower

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

Foliage

Light green in Spring; Light green in Summer; Light green in Autumn

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Slugs Slugs

Powdery mildew Powdery mildew

General care

Pruning

Cut back in autumn.

Propagation

Divide carefully in spring every 3-4 years. Divisions may be slow to establish.

Propagation methods

Division


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Where to grow

Thalictrum rubescens (Thalictrum rubescens ) will reach a height of 0.15m and a spread of 0.25m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Wildflower, Underplanting, Prairie planting, Low Maintenance, Flower Arranging, Cottage/Informal, City, Beds and borders, Woodland

Cultivation

Grow in moist, humus-rich soil in partial shade. Dislikes very hot summers. May require staking.

Soil type

Chalky, Clay, Loamy

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Moisture-retentive

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade

Aspect

East, West

Exposure

Sheltered

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

Hardy (H4)

Companion plants

Botanical name

Thalictrum rubescens

Other names

Thalictrum rubescens

Genus

Thalictrum Thalictrum

Species

T. rubescens - T. rubescens is a compact, deciduous perennial pale green leaves divide into three elliptic to ovate, shallowly lobed, light green leaves and pink-flushed, white flowers from spring into summer.

Native to

Taiwan

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Clump-forming, Compact

Toxicity

Contact with foliage may irritate the skin.


Colour

Flower

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

Foliage

Light green in Spring; Light green in Summer; Light green in Autumn


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Slugs

Specific diseases

Powdery mildew

General care

Pruning

Cut back in autumn.

Propagation

Divide carefully in spring every 3-4 years. Divisions may be slow to establish.

Propagation methods

Division


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Thalictrum rubescens (Thalictrum rubescens ) will reach a height of 0.15m and a spread of 0.25m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Wildflower, Underplanting, Prairie planting, Low Maintenance, Flower Arranging, Cottage/Informal, City, Beds and borders, Woodland

Cultivation

Grow in moist, humus-rich soil in partial shade. Dislikes very hot summers. May require staking.

Soil type

Chalky, Clay, Loamy

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Moisture-retentive

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade

Aspect

East, West

Exposure

Sheltered

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

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 8, Zone 7, Zone 6, Zone 5

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