Scientific Name: Kirengeshoma palmata Form: Oval - vertical
Common Name:yellow waxbells Texture:Coarse
Family Name:HydrangeaceaeHabit: Upright
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.7 - 1.3m x 0.6 - 1.0m
Origin: S.E. Asia / Japan / China Hardiness Zone:Zone 5: (-29 to -23 C)
Leaves: Simple, Lobed, Opposite, Heavily veined, Palmate venation, Soft flexible, Pubescent, Ovate, Orbicular, Dentate, Palmately lobed
Flowers: Cyme, (Floriferous), Yellow, Aug- Sep- Jul
Fruit: Capsule, Brown, Green, Nov- Oct
Exposure: Part sun/part shade, Filtered shade, Deep shade
Soil or Media: Humus rich, Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Cut flower or foliage, Fall interest, Group or mass planting, Mixed shrub border, Perennial border, Specimen plant, Woodland margin
Key ID Features:Leaves coarsely toothed, lobed, up to 20 cm wide, mostly palmately veined; flowers waxy yellow, drooping, bell-shaped; capsules three-horned, brownish-green.