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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
description:
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.

cultivation:
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.

propagation:
From seed of by division.

usage:
Damp borders, bog gardens.

other notes:
From China and Japan.

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