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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Full Shade
Flowers: Showy
Other: flowers have five petals; cut plants back almost all the way to the ground after flowering
Uses: Groundcover
Will Naturalize
Propagation: Seeds: Can handle transplanting
Other info: Self-seeding
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Division
Other: Take semi-ripe cuttings during the late summer when growth has slowed and plant stems have become firmer.
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: Mid Summer
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 2008-05-23
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 2008-07-09
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Location: Italy, Appennino Tosco-Emiliano, Monte CusnaPhoto courtesy of: Michael Kesl
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Location: KALAMA WADate: 2016-05-25
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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entire plant , where is it? by bamira Sep 27, 2014 5:52 PM 6
Plant ID request by BobNJ May 18, 2020 5:11 PM 8
Zone 8 shade garden plants by baabaamilker Jan 26, 2017 9:14 PM 14
Big plans for a mini garden - a tale by Arico May 31, 2017 3:05 PM 310
Show off your shade! by Trish Aug 27, 2019 7:39 AM 582

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