Queen Of The Meadows (Filipendula ulmaria 'Variegata')

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Wet
Wet Mesic
Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 2 feet
Plant Spread: 2 feet
Leaves: Variegated
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Other: Cream
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Medicinal Herb
Cut Flower
Edible Parts: Leaves
Roots
Flowers
Eating Methods: Tea
Cooked
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Pollinators: Self
Beetles
Flies
Bees

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Comments:
Posted by DebbieC (Manitoba, Canada - Zone 3a) on Feb 17, 2018 10:30 AM

Easy low-care shrub-like perennial as long as you can maintain soil on the moister side. Remove the green shoots or you will lose the variegation over time. Also, it may be wise to cut back after flowering; self seeding will likely produce non-variegated plants.

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