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Ligularia dentata 'Othello'
Common Name: Leopard Plant Family: Asteraceae (The Aster Family)


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Notes:
Grown particularly for its mound of large handsome purplish leaves, but also for the contrasting orangey -yellow daisy flowers held above the foliage. Dramatic effect in a shady spot or beside a water feature. Leaves will be green with a burgundy infusion in deep shade but in more sun leaves become more burgundy. Avoid afternoon sun as plants will likely wilt in these conditions unless kept very moist.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia - China and Japan

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourYellow-Orange 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height3-4'  Bloom TimeSummer 
Spread12-24'  FragranceYes 
Light ExposureFull - Part Sun Shade Part Shade  Foliage ColourBurgundy/Red/Purple 
Soil MoistureAverage Moist  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone3-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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Recommended Companion Plants:
Astilbe japonica "'Montgomery'"
Hosta "'Guacamole'"
Persicaria polymorpha


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