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Caltha palustris ‘Flore Plena’

Marsh marigold

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Features

  • BloomsMarch to July
  • Height0.1m to 0.3m
  • Spread0.1m to 0.6m
  • Growth HabitWater plant
  • Flower ColourYellow shades
  • Leaf ColourGreen shades

Description

Caltha palustris ‘Flore Plena’ (Marsh marigold). Bears double, yellow flowers in early spring.

Characteristics

Perennial, Evergreen, Fragrant

Origin

Europe, North America

Interest and use

Aquatic, bog, wildflower/meadow, ground cover. Spring interest.

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Needs

  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -35°C)
  • SoilHeavy, Fertile, Medium, Low salinity
  • Soil pH5.0 to 7.0
  • WaterMoist

Cultivation

The plants will require moist and well drained soil, and the larger species are best in marginal conditions. Most will prefer an open sunny position.

Propagation

They can be divided after flowering.

Pests, diseases or disorders

Poisonous

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