Easily grown in average, medium to wet, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. Prefers part shade, and moist, fertile soils. Excellent background plant for shady, moist spots in the border or in a woodland, wild or native plant garden. Plant as a specimen or in groups along streams or water gardens.
|Height||24" to 48"|
|Light Requirements||Full sun part shade|
|Bloom time||April to May|
|Zone||4 to 8|
A tall, erect, bushy, clump-forming plant typically growing 4-6' high.
Features pinnately compound, dark green foliage and showy, plume-like spikes of tiny, cream colored flowers which rise well above the foliage in early to mid summer, creating a bold effect.
Plants with male flowers (numerous stamens per flower) produce a showier bloom than plants with female flowers (three pistils per flower).
No serious disease or insect problems. Some susceptibility to leaf spot.
All info from Missouri Botanical Garden