Globeflower

The plant is poisonous and was named after the supernatural, evil, troll from Swedish myth.

 

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Trollius chinensis  
T. x cultorum Hybrid Globeflower
T. europaeus Common Globeflower,
European Globeflower
T. ledebourii Ledebour Globeflower
T. pumilus  

Species Hgt
(in)
Flower
Color
Sepals
T. x cultorum 24-36 Orange, yellow Roiled In
T. europaeus 20-24 Yellow Rolled In
T. ledebourii 24-36 Orange Spreading
T. pumilus 9-12 Yellow Spreading

* Guides and Keys are from the book "Herbaceous Perennial Plants A Treatise on their Identification, Culture and Garden Attributes" by Dr Allan M. Armitage of the University of Georgia. Varsity Press, Athens, Georgia. 1989 ISBN 0-942375-00. More on Dr Armitage and his other books.

 

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