60 - 90 cm
end of July - August
sun - part shade
humus rich, well drained, moist
acid - neutral - alkaline
Sanguisorba, is a genus of about 30 species in the rose family, Rosaceae, distribitued around northern temperate regions. They are herbaceous plants or shrubs with clusters of small flowers. They grow best in moist soil and a sunny position.
Division in spring or fall.
Seed - sown in September - March.
Seed just covered and stored outside until germination. Optimum germination temperature is 10-12°C (50-55°F).
Hardy and easy to grow.