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botanical name:
Ligularia dentata
Ligularia dentata © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Golden Groundsel
synonyms:  Ligularia clivorum
family:  Asteraceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 1.50m
width: 1.00m
growth rate: fast
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: green
flower colour: golden
stem/bark: red & green
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, wet/waterlogged soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -30°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
Robust, clump-forming habit with large rounded to kidney-shaped, toothed, mid-green leaves with reddish tinted stalks. Corymbs of golden orange-yellow, daisy-like flowers, borne on sturdy branching stems in mid and late summer.

Moist to wet, deep fertile soil. Best in part shade but will grow in full sun if not too hot and soil remains reliably damp. Shelter from strong winds.

From seed of by division.

Damp borders, bog gardens.

other notes:
From China and Japan.
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