Trollius pumilus
Trollius pumilus
Trollius pumilus
Trollius pumilus
Trollius pumilus
Trollius pumilus
Trollius pumilus

Trollius pumilus

Dwarf Globeflower

Ranunculaceae

Height

10 - 20 cm

Flower colour

yellow

Flowering time

June - July

Foliage colour

green

Sunlight

sun

Soil

humus-rich, moist, well drained, average

pH

acid - neutral - alkaline

Hardiness

hardy

Plant range

Himalaya, E-Tibet

Trollius is a small genus of around 30 species in the buttercup family, Ranunculaceae, distributed around temperate regions in the northern hemisphere, the greatest number of species in Asia. They grow in moist soil in their native habitats, but can grow in any garden soils.

Propagation:


Division in spring or fall.


Seed - sown in September - November.

Seed lightly covered and stored at 20°C (68°F) for 2 weeks and then stored outside until germination. The seed needs temperatures below freezing, so refrigeration isn't enough. 

A low-growing perennial that needs a sunny location in moist soil.

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