Queen Of The Meadows (Filipendula ulmaria 'Variegata')

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Queen Of The Meadows
Give a thumbs up Queen-of-the-Meadow

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Wet
Wet 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
Flower Color: Other: Cream
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Medicinal Herb
Cut Flower
Edible Parts: Leaves
Eating Methods: Tea
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Pollinators: Self

 3:14 pm. At my new garden, one of my favourite plants has a new

This plant is tagged in:

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.

[ Reply to this comment | Give a thumbs up ]

« Add a new plant to the database

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by Paul2032 and is called "SDB Kaching"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.