Gillenia trifoliata

An exceptionally long-flowering, shade-loving, butterfly look-a-like plant. More
1 x 9cm plant 510889-1 £5.95 Delivery late February
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3 x 9cm plants 510889-3 £15.50 Delivery late February
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An exceptionally long-flowering, shade-loving, butterfly look-a-like plant.

Genus Gillenia trifoliata
Type Hardy Perennial
Common Name Bowman's Root
Border Position Middle
Soil Type Acid, Clay, Neutral, Sandy
Scent Unscented
Site Part Shade, Shelter
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 80-100cm (32-39in)
Spacing 60cm (24in)
Flowering May - August
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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Reviewed 27th May 2017 by Julia

I am still to see it flowering but the plants are growing really well in bright shade, already about 30cm after only a couple of months or so. Also, aphids seem to avoid them which is a bonus.