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Commonly known as: False goatsbeard.
All are suitable for growing in wet or boggy areas. All flower JUL-SEPT
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- Good to know - flowerheads fade to shades of brown giving winter interest.
- Pests & Diseases - powdery mildew and leaf spot possibly.
- Place of Origin - south eastern Asia, North America.
- Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - clump- forming rhizomatous perennials. Grown for striking plumes of flowers, 18-35cm (7-14in) long.
- Full Sun
- Wet or boggy soil - moist, humus rich boggy site - for drier areas, grow in shade - avoid chalk and clay.