Scientific Name: Filipendula vulgaris Form: Vase
Common Name:dropwort Texture:Fine
Family Name:RosaceaeHabit: Upright
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.4 - 0.7m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: Europe, Central / west Asia Hardiness Zone:Zone 3: (-40 to -34 C)
Leaves: Fern-like, Compound, Basal, Soft flexible, Glabrous, Odd-pinnate, Spatulate, Ovate, Dentate, Pinnately lobed
Flowers: Panicle, White, Jun- Jul
Fruit: Aggregate fruit, Achene, Green, Brown, Oct- Sep
Exposure: Full sun
Soil or Media: Alkaline
Landscape Uses: Ground cover, Perennial border, Woodland margin
Key ID Features:Leaves pinnately compound, finely-divided, leaflets to 2 cm long; florets small, white (pink in bud), fragrant, and in astilbe-like panicles.