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'Bottle Rocket' Ligularia hybrid

  • Hardy Zones
    • 4 - 9
  • Exposure
    • Part Shade to Shade
  • Season
    • Spring
    • Summer
  • Mature Size
    • 28 - 34 Inches
Proven Winners® Perennials
'Bottle Rocket' Ligularia hybrid
Part Shade to Shade 28 - 34

Features

STEM and STAMEN above the rest.

This robust grower will make will make a statement in your shade garden with its bright mustard yellow flower spikes in summer. Very large, thick, serrated leaves form a compact clump.

Characteristics

Plant Type: 
Perennial
Height Category: 
Medium
Garden Height: 
28 - 34 Inches
Spacing: 
24 - 28 Inches
Spread: 
24 - 28 Inches
Flower Colors: 
Yellow
Flower Shade: 
Yellow
Foliage Colors: 
Green
Foliage Shade: 
Green
Habit: 
Mounded
Container Role: 
Thriller

Plant Needs

Light Requirement: 
Part Shade to Shade
Maintenance Category: 
Easy
Bloom Time: 
Early Summer
Bloom Time: 
Mid Summer
Bloom Time: 
Late Summer
Hardiness Zones: 
4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b
Water Category: 
Average
Soil Fertility Requirement: 
Fertile Soil
Soil PH Category: 
Neutral Soil
Uses: 
Landscape
Uses Notes: 

Best used in partial sun landscapes.

Maintenance Notes: 

Ligularias are at their best when grown in cool, moist locations in part shade. Protect from hot afternoon sun. Required constant moisture.

'Bottle Rocket' Ligularia hybrid USPP 24,486, Can 5,649
  • I planted this behind my hostas on the shady side of the yard. The yellow flowers stand out behind the hostas and cover that gap between flower bed and the trees ( the view into the neighbours yard)

    Above Average Superior performance, among my favorites, would recommend to others.
    K.Shannon
    Rusagonis
    New Brunswick
    Canada
    2 years ago
  • I use them for the back boundrys of my flower beds. Excellent show of blooms in summer. Must not plant in full sun. Does really well in shaded ares. soaker hose should be used in sandy soil.

    Above Average Superior performance, among my favorites, would recommend to others.
    Craig Conklin
    Flushing
    Michigan
    United States
    6 years ago
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