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Thalictrum pubescens

Also called Pubescent Meadowrue, King of the Meadow


More About Thalictrum pubescens

  • The pinnate leaves have three or more leaflets with rounded lobes
  • White flowers are arranged in large, terminal clusters
  • Naturally found in meadows, open woodlands or along a woodland edge
  • Bloom Time: Late spring to early summer
  • Flower Height: 180 cm
  • Foliage Height: 150 cm

Interesting Notes:

Native to Ontario

Height:

125-150 cm

Spread:

50-60 cm

Colour:

White
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Tall Meadowrue Growing and Maintenance Tips

Plant in an average to moist, humus-rich soil in partial shade. Tolerates full sun in northern climates when adequate moisture is provided. May require staking in more formal landscapes. 


Thalictrum pubescens Characteristics

Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Fast
Fast
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Native to Ontario
Native to Ontario

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Lt. Spr-Sum

Habit

Clumping
Upright

Foliage Color

Green
Blue

Landscape uses

Naturalizing
Specimen
Woodland/woods edge