Thalictrum 'Elin' is a gargantuan meadow rue reaching heights of of 8-12 feet with burgundy stems, blue-green foliage and tiny lavender flowers with yellow stamens.
Thalictrum 'Elin' is a gargantuan meadow rue reaching heights of of 8-12 feet with an upward growth rate that might rival bamboos! The strongly upright burgundy stems are clothed in blue-green, columbine-like foliage and topped in summer with sprays of tiny pinkish lavender flowers with prominent lemon yellow stamens emerging from round, balloon-like buds. Definitely a back of the border plant! A hybrid of T. flavum var. glaucum and T. rochebrunianum.
Common Name: Meadow Rue
Family: Ranunculaceae (The Buttercup Family)
Zone Hardiness: 5-9
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun, Part Shade
Primary Bloom Colour: Pink
Secondary Bloom Colour: Yellow
Bloom Time: Summer
Soil Moisture: Average, Moist
Stem Colour: Burgundy
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Geogrpahical Origin: Miscellaneous - Garden Origin
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