General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial Shade to Full Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 3 to 6 feet (.9-1.8m)
Plant Spread: 18 to 36 inches (46-91cm)
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Lavender
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Will Naturalize
Propagation: Seeds: Stratify seeds: if starting indoors
Suitable for wintersowing
Sow in situ
Start indoors
Propagation: Other methods: Other: Divide in spring as new growth appears.

Common names
  • Meadow Rue
  • Chinese Meadow Rue
  • Yunnan Meadow Rue

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Plant Events from our members
MrsBinWY On June 10, 2017 Potted up
MrsBinWY On March 28, 2017 Seeds germinated
2 way up; 7 showing on 4-2-17, 1 without chlorophyl
MrsBinWY On March 11, 2017 Seeds sown
milk jug, room temp, 16 (all) commercial seeds from acacius48 (The Sample Seed Shop)
lovesblooms On March 1, 2020 Seeds sown
winter sow
lovesblooms From February 24, 2018 to February 26, 2018 Seeds sown
winter sown
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