Thalictrum rochebrunianum

Meadow Rue (Lavender Mist Meadow Rue)

Categories: Herbaceous Perennial

This big, bodacious, clump-forming plant has lots of appeal. Deep wine purple stems are topped with broad umbels, of bright, lavender clusters accented by yellow stamens, in July and August. Dainty, maidenhair fern-like foliage.


More About Thalictrum rochebrunianum

  • can get to be 7-8' tall
  • not tolerant of extreme hot weather...keep out of late day sun

This species of meadow rue (sometimes commonly called lavender mist meadow rue) is a slender, clump-forming perennial which features lacy, fine-textured, bluish-green, pinnately compound, columbine-like foliage (3-4 ternate). 

We do NOT SHIP plants. ALL Sales are in person at our garden center.


Height:

6-7 ft

Spread:

2-3 ft

Hardiness Zone:

4-8

Thalictrum rochebrunianum Characteristics

Attributes

  • Border
  • Container
  • Specimen

Exposure

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

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Nature Attraction

  • Butterflies
  • Hummingbirds

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Fall
  • Late Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • All Season

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Needs well drained soil
  • Average

Flower Color

  • Lavender
  • Purple

Habit

  • Columnar
  • Clumping
  • Upright