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Arnica montana

Lamb's skin

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Features

  • BloomsJune to August
  • Height0.25m to 0.5m
  • Spread0.2m to 0.3m
  • Growth HabitClump
  • Flower ColourYellow orange
  • Leaf ColourMedium green

Description

Arnica montana (Lamb's skin). This is a very simple mountain flower. It will produce small daisy-like yellow blooms. The leaves are basal and spoon-shaped.

Characteristics

Perennial, Rhizome, Fragrant

Other common names

Mountain tobacco, Arnica

Origin

Europe, W.Asia

Interest and use

Rocky areas

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Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -23°C)
  • SoilHeavy, Light, Medium, Poor quality
  • Soil pH5.0 to 7.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

Propagation

Divide in spring.

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