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botanical name:
Sanguisorba albiflora
Sanguisorba albiflora © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Burnet
synonyms:  Sanguisorba obtusa 'Alba', Sanguisorba obtusa var. albiflora, Sanguisorba magnifica 'Alba'
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.60m
width: 0.60m
growth rate: medium
growth habit:
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: white
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -20°C
USDA zone: 5 to 8
Rhizomatous perennial with upright wiry stems and large, pinnate leaves with jaggedly toothed, glaucous grey-green leaflets, which often produce good autumn colour. Short bottlebrush spikes of fluffy white flowers from mid summer to early autumn.

Any reasonably fertile, moist, well drained soil in full sun or part shade.

From seed or by division in spring or autumn.

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