Ligularia stenocephala 'The Rocket'

Ligularia

  • Huge, 18 to 24 inch long yellow bottlebrush spikes
  • Leaves are large, toothed and have purplish stems
  • Make excellent accent plants



Ligularia Growing and Maintenance Tips:


Ligularias are at their best when grown in, cool, moist locations in part shade. Protection from the hot, afternoon sun in the south is essential to prevent wilting. They are a natural for the pond side where there is a constant supply of moisture, though they do require good drainage.

Height:

4-5 Feet

Spread:

2-3 Feet

Bloom Color:

Zone:

3-7

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Characteristics & Attributes for Ligularia stenocephala 'The Rocket'

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Hummingbirds

Attributes:

  • Blooms all Season
  • Border or Bed
  • Fast Growing
  • Great Foliage
  • Cut Flower/Foliage

Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun

Habit:

  • Upright

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Fall
  • Summer

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water