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Trollius europaeus ‘Canary Bird’

Globeflower

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Features

  • BloomsApril to August
  • Height0.5m to 0.75m
  • Growth HabitClump
  • Flower ColourYellow
  • Leaf ColourMid green

Description

Trollius europaeus ‘Canary Bird’ (Globeflower). This clump-forming perennial has globular, yellow flowers in mid spring with rounded, deeply divided, medium green leaves.

Characteristics

Perennial, Herbaceous

Origin

Europe

Interest and use

Ornamental, cutting bed, border

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Needs

  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessHardy (min -10°C)
  • SoilClay, Humus-rich
  • Soil pH7.0
  • WaterMoist

Cultivation

They are fully to frost hardy. The globe flowers will thrive in cool, moist soil with partial shade, and are not tolerant of hot or dry conditions. The long blooming period will be extended if deadheaded regularly. The plant can be divided in the autumn. Prune in late summer.

Propagation

You can propagate from seeds in the spring or autumn or by division in early autumn or early spring.

Pests, diseases or disorders

Powdery mildew may be a problem.

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