Thalictrum Aquilegifolium


Thalictrum Aquilegifolium, Meadow Rue. An erect clump forming airy perennial with dainty leaves and fluffy deep lilac flowers coloured in early summer. An ideal perennial for border plantings. Max Height 1m. Max Spread 45cm. Flowers June to July.



Plant in moist fertile soil. Partial shade, Hardy.


General Herbaceous & Perennial Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding some planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.