Plant Search » Result List

Ligularia dentata 'Pandora'


Ligularia dentata ‘Pandora’ is a hardy, compact leopard plant with mustard-yellow flowers and contrasting burgundy to green foliage.

Do you dare to open this box?! Unlike traditional leopard plants, Ligularia dentata 'Pandora' will pleasantly surprise with its hardiness, dwarf form and bold, contrasting colours. Daisy-like flowers are mustard-yellow rising above bold, ruffled foliage that first emerges dark burgundy, slowly maturing to dark brown then to olive green by midsummer. The compact form slowly reaches 12 to 16 inches tall with a 20 inch spread. A strong accent in the shade garden offering bold foliage for gardens small and large. Attracts pollinators. Deer and rabbit resistant.

Common Name: Leopard Plant

Family: Asteraceae (The Aster Family)

Zone Hardiness: 3-9

Light: Full Shade, Part Shade

Height: 12-24"

Width: 12-24"

Primary Bloom Colour: Yellow

Secondary Bloom Colour: Yellow

Class: Deciduous

Type: Perennial

Bloom Time: Summer

Soil Moisture: Moist, Average

Stem Colour: Burgundy

Fragrance: No

Berries: No

Benefits: Bees, Hummingbirds, Butterflies

Deer Resistant: Yes

BC Native: No

Native Habitat:


Geogrpahical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Asia - China and Japan

View All Plants of this Genus

Check Availability

*The Plant Encyclopedia is updated each year to provide a representation of the plants we offer, have offered, and may offer again. However, it is not a live inventory of our stock. Not all plants will be available at all times or in every year. Use the link above to enquire about the availability of this plant. Additionally, we carry many plants that have not yet been entered into our database so please enquire if you don’t see what you’re looking for. Plants are available only for on-site sales at our nursery in Richmond, BC, Canada or for shipping within Canada. We do not ship internationally. However, if you are visiting the nursery from afar, we can arrange for the necessary permits and paperwork for you to take plants back with you to your country.