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Kirengeshoma palmata

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Plant Type: Perennials

This hardy, clump-forming perennial bears dangling, waxy yellow, bell shaped flowers that open in round peony like buds.  The plant has attractive, glossy, 4- to 8-inch-long, maple-leaf-shaped leaves.  Flowers appear in August and September.


Growing & Maintenance Tips:


Prefers humus rich, moist, well-drained acidic soil. Divide as soon as growth begins in spring, taking care not to damage young, tender shoots.

Flower Color

Yellow

Foliage Color

Plant Spread

24-36 in.

Good Companions

Plant Height

24-36 in.

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

5-9

Soil Moisture

Medium water needs

Characteristics & Attributes


Attributes

Beds, Border, Woodland Garden

Bloom Time

Late August through early September

Critter Resistance

Exposure

Part shade only

Growth Rate

Seasonal Interests

Summer, Fall