Trollius ledebouri 'Lemon Queen'

Lemon Queen Globe Flower

Categories: Herbaceous Perennial

This selection has lemon-yellow double flowers and a nice compact habit. Sometimes called Buttercups, these grow well in a sunny or part-shaded border, also at the edge of a moist woodland. Flowers will last a few days when cut. 

More About Trollius ledebouri 'Lemon Queen'

  • Prefers moist, heavy soils.

Steeped in old-world allure, the gleaming flush of lusty deep green lobed foliage coronates large double lemon yellow globes. A 1920s selection that shares lineage with Trollius europaeusTrollius asiaticus and Trollius chinensis, this hybrid's splendid chiffon-like flowers alight tall sleek stalks, flaunting showy stamens and a composed beauty.

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18-24 in


14-22 in

Hardiness Zone:


Trollius ledebouri 'Lemon Queen' Characteristics


  • Small / Miniature
  • Good for Shady Sites
  • Cut Flower / or Foliage
  • Cottage Garden
  • Edging
  • Mass Plant

Critter Resistance

  • Deer Resistant
  • Rabbit Resistant


  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
  • Part Sun/Part Shade
  • Shade Tolerant

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Slow

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Early Spring

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • All Season

Flower Color

  • Yellow


  • Rounded
  • Mounding