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Leopards Bane

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Leopards Bane

Doronicum orientale

Doronicum orientale is one of the earliest-flowering of the yellow daisies, the flowerheads usually opening in April and May. It grows from a thickened rhizome (underground stem). The softly-hairy leaves appear in February, and the plant becomes dormant by late summer. The flower stems are upright, unbranched, and usually bear a single leaf. The narrow ray florets are lemon-yellow  

Growing Conditions

Height 12-18 in. (30-45 cm)
Light Requirements Full sun part shade
Bloom time Mid Spring Late Spring/Early Summer
Zone 4 to 8

Additional Info

All parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds


All info from Dave's Garde>