Kirengeshoma palmata, Yellow Waxbells

Kirengeshoma palmata

Yellow Waxbells
Family: Hydrangeaceae
Origin: Yapan, Korea
USDA Zone: 5-8?
USDA Plant Hardiness MapSmall plant 2-5 ftSemi-shadeRegular waterYellow, orange flowersOrnamental foliageSubtropical or temperate zone plant. Mature plant cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

An unusual Japanese perennial with palmate foliage and tubular, yellow blooms. Grow this plant in humus rich soil in partial shade. Requires consistently moist soil; do not let dry out between waterings.

It is a lovely plant for an herbaceous or mixed border, or woodland garden.

It is propagated either by division in winter or early spring, or by raising from seed.

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