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Trollius pumilus

Trollius pumilus
There's something very voluptuous about the fresh green curvy leaves and the just barely opening flowers
dwarf globeflower
Trollius pumilus

Common name dwarf globeflower
Family ranunculaceae
Life cycle perennial
Flowers yellow (May)
Size 6"
Light part shade
From seed not sure of the best approach
detailed seed-starting info below

Solitary bright yellow flowers, held above the neat tuft of foliage in May. One of the nicer surprises so far this year.

This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from '04 trade. Baggy 70F (4w; 11%G, 21d) - 20F (4w) - 70F, partly with light (25d; no G)
  2. Same seed as above. Baggy 70F (18%G, 15-21d)

The freezing stage was suggested by Clothier's germination database, but did not result in additional germination.

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