Native Region: northern China
Zone Range: 06-09
Preferred Climate: temperate
Harvest Date: Tuesday 29 October, 2013
Seed count: 150-200
This deciduous perennial produces horse-chestnut-like leaves that are palmate and crinkled. Panicles of star-shaped white or pink flowers appear in midsummer. Grow near water or in a bog garden or naturalize at woodland edges. Height to 6 feet.
For maximum freshness, please keep seed refrigerated in its original packaging until it is time to plant. Sow seed in containers in a cold frame in spring. Grow in humusy moist soil in full sun or part shade.