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Filipendula hexapetala Flore Plena

Double flowering Meadowsweet, Queen Of The Meadow, Queen Of The Prairie

Type: Perennials
Height: Medium 2-3' (Plant 16" apart)
Bloom Time: Late Spring to Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Shady
Zones: 3-10   [?]
Soil Condition: Normal, Clay
Flower / Accent: White / White
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep
Elegantly divided deep green ferny leaves provide the base for the creamy-white double blossoms borne on graceful feathery plumes. Filipendula likes a moist soil but Flore Plena will tolerate quite a bit of dryness.

Features to Note:

  • OK in Containers
  • Wet Site Tolerant
  • Blooms for 4 Weeks or More
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • For a Sunny Spot
  • For a Shady Spot

Filipendula General Information:

Filipendula are consistent performers, interesting in both leaf and flower. It begins blooming in June and flowers over a long period. Good cut flower.

Filipendula Plant Care:

Prefer morning sun and afternoon shade in a moist location. Cut back dead tops in fall or leave for spring. Remove spent flower stems to prevent self sowing. Divide in spring or fall as often as needed.

$9.95 ea.
(3+) $9.50 ea.
Spring 2014
Plant Code: FIFP