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Thalictrum alpinum

Thalictrum alpinum
In its second year, and still tiny
alpine meadow rue
Thalictrum alpinum
Flowers aren't much showier than the buds shown here

Common name alpine meadow rue
Family ranunculaceae
Life cycle perennial
Flowers greenish white (early summer)
Size 8"
From seed germinate at room temperature
detailed seed-starting info below

Probably not a particularly showy member of the meadow rue clan, but since I like to grow 'm all, I'm giving it a try. Native to Europe (several references to Northern Ireland).

We left this plant behind in our Pennsylvania garden (and wish it well); we don't grow it in Houston.

Read about all the meadow rues in our garden

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from '05 trade. Baggy 65F (73%G, 10-13d)

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