Trollius Golden Queen

Trollius  TROLL-ee-uhs

Golden Queen:  This selection of Trollius has semi-double golden yellow flowers with a contrasting center of deep orange. Sometimes called Buttercups, these grow well in a sunny or part-shaded border, also at the edge of a moist woodland. Flowers will last a few days when cut. Shear plants back after blooming to encourage a flush of new leaves to last through the summer. Clumps may be easily divided in fall or early spring. Combines well with early Shasta Daisies.

Full to Part Sun

Height: 24-36″/Spread: 18-23″

Summer

Size Available: 1801

Description

Trollius  TROLL-ee-uhs

Trollius is a moisture-loving perennial bearing bright yellow-0range, bowl-shaped flowers with a dominant central boss of upright petal-like sepals that blooms in late spring and early summer. It’s perfect for growing in damp soil in sun, such as around the pond edge or a bog garden.

Grow Trollius in moist soil in full sun to partial shade. Deadhead spent blooms regularly for a longer display of flowers. A fast grower, it will should form a good-sized clump within a couple of years.