Summer Ragwort (Ligularia dentata) in the Ligularias Database

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Ligularia dentata Accepted
Ligularia clivorum Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Plant Height: 3 to 4 feet
Plant Spread: 2 to 3 feet
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Foliage Mound Height: 2 to 3 feet
Underground structures: Rhizome
Suitable Locations: Bog gardening


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What species is this? 35 (Binomial name please) by NightCrow Jun 17, 2018 7:25 PM 2
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Saving Seeds Summer/Fall 2015 by CarolineScott Oct 20, 2015 10:40 AM 58
How do I add a plant to my plant list that is not in the Plant Database. by linjarvis Aug 4, 2015 6:45 AM 4
Shade Plant ID? by webesemps Mar 17, 2014 11:17 PM 6
Sun requirements.. by bonitin Dec 9, 2011 3:19 AM 6

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