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Valeriana dioica

Marsh valerian

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Features

  • BloomsJune
  • Height0.2m to 0.3m
  • Growth HabitSemi-trailing
  • Flower ColourPink, white, yellow

Description

Valeriana dioica (Marsh valerian). This species grows as a wild flower in Britain & Northern Europe. A short perennial with creeping runners.

Characteristics

Perennial, Semi-evergreen or Evergreen, Herbaceous

Other common names

Valerian

Origin

Britain & Northern Europe.

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Needs

  • LightFull sun or Part shade
  • HardinessFrost hardy (min -5°C)
  • SoilHeavy, Well drained, Light, Medium
  • WaterMoist

Cultivation

They are very frost hardy, and will thrive in almost any soil, in sun or partial-shade. You can propagate from seed or by division..

Propagation

Propagate from seed or by division..

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