Filipendula rubra
Filipendula rubra
Filipendula rubra
Filipendula rubra
Filipendula rubra
Filipendula rubra
Filipendula rubra
Filipendula rubra
Filipendula rubra
Filipendula rubra

Filipendula rubra

Queen of the Prairie

Rosaceae

Height

over 1 m

Flower colour

pink

Flowering time

August - September

Foliage colour

green

Sunlight

sun

Soil

moist and preferably lime-rich

pH

acid - neutral - alkaline

Hardiness

hardy

Plant range

Northeastern USA

Flipendula is a genus of 12 species in the rose family, Rosaceae, distibuted around temperate regions in the northern hemisphere. They have finely divided leaves and large flower umbels of tiny white or pink flowers. They grow in moist soil, often along streams and lakes.

Propagation:


Division in autumn or spring.


Seed - sown in September - January.

Seed is not covered and stored outside until germination. Optimum germination temperature is 10-15°C (50-60°F). 

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