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Thalictrum aquilegifolium
Common Name: Meadow Rue Family: Ranunculaceae (The Buttercup Family)

Thalictrum aquilegifolium
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Very delicate mauve spray of little flowers. Upright vertical plants with ferny foliage. A perfect woodland addition, but also works well used in a forward position in your flower bed as it has a see-through quality, bearing its airy flowers in a high spray.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Europe and Western Russia
Asia - China and Japan
North Central and Eastern Asia
Native Habitat:
Damp woods, hedges and rich upland meadows of the lower mountains, often in stony places near glaciers.

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourPurple 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height2-4'  Bloom TimeSummer 
Spread2-3'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureFull - Part Sun Shade Part Shade Part Sun  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureMoist Average  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone3-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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