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Thalictrum pubescens

 
Thalictrum pubescens
tall meadow rue
Thalictrum pubescens

Synonym(s) Thalictrum polygamum
Common name tall meadow rue
Family ranunculaceae
Life cycle perennial
Flowers white (early summer)
Size 6'
Light sun-part shade
Cultural notes ordinary garden soil
From seed self-seeds in our garden

We picked this up at a local "native plant sale". It's a strongly upright meadow rue, covered in white flowers in June. Not a stunner like lavender mist meadow rue, or as full and colorful as yellow meadow rue – but it's earned itself a permanent place in our garden because of its stature and hardy constitution.

tall meadow rue

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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