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Valeriana phu

Valerian

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Features

  • BloomsAugust
  • Height0.4m to 0.6m
  • Spread0.25m to 0.4m
  • Growth HabitBranched clump
  • Flower ColourWhite
  • Leaf ColourPale green

Description

Valeriana phu (Valerian). This is an easily plant to grow, which reaches about 60cm in height. The leaves are oval to oblong, and fleshy green. The small flowers are white and produced in clusters of rounded flowerheads in late summer.

Characteristics

Perennial, Semi-evergreen or Evergreen, Sub-shrub

Other common names

Setwall, Phu

Origin

Europe

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Needs

  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFrost hardy (min -5°C)
  • SoilHeavy, Light, Medium
  • WaterSemi-moist

Cultivation

They are very frost hardy, and will thrive in almost any soil, in sun or partial-shade.

Propagation

You can propagate from seed or by division.

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