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Rodgersia aesculifolia, Fingerleaf Rodgersia

Rodgersia aesculifolia

Fingerleaf Rodgersia
Family: Saxifragaceae
Origin: China
Large shrub 5-10 ftSmall shrub 2-5 ftShadeSemi-shadeRegular waterPink flowersWhite/off-white flowersFragrantAttracts butterflies, hummingbirdsSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

Rodgersia aesculifolia is native to moist woods and stream banks in China. This species has palmate, wrinkled leaves that extend to 2 feet wide. In midsummer, the 2-foot-long, upright flower spikes are made up of white or pink florets.

Best naturalized in part shade areas with consistent soil moisture.

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Rodgersia aesculifolia, Fingerleaf Rodgersia

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