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Caltha palustris

Caltha palustris

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Please enquire for approximate date of availability (We will start shipping of our tender plants as they become available, and when the weather warms in spring 2019)

Common Name: Marsh Marigold, King Cup

Plant Family: Ranunculaceae

Season of Interest:  Spring to early summer
Position/ Situation:  Bog Gardens
Sun or Shade:  Sun to Part Shade
Flower Colour:  Yellow
Scented flowers or leaves:  No Scent
Leaf Colour:  Green
Height:  very low (less than 1ft)
Evergreen:  No
Soil Type:  Wet heavy soil
Soil PH:  No preference
Award of Garden Merit:  Yes
Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy
Rabbit & Deer Resistance:  Not Known To Be Resistant
Resistance to Honey Fungus:  Resistant to Honey Fungus

This British native produces cheerful, shiny, yellow flowers in spring. Ideal for planting in shallow areas of water no deeper than 23 cm (9ins.) or in a bog garden. Grow in full sun or part shade.

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