Cimicifuga japonica 'Cheju-Do'

Cheju Island Ligularia

Categories: Herbaceous Perennial

 In late summer, a single mature plant can produce 12 to 15 graceful white spikes of flowers. Clearly the best of five subforms we have grown over the years, and the most resistant to leaf spots.


More About Cimicifuga japonica 'Cheju-Do'

  • likes rich, moist soil
  • zone 4-8

This superior form came from Darrell Probst. It offers compact foliage and prolific flowering. In early spring, the foliage often emerges with a purple hue before turning green.


Height:

2-3 ft

Spread:

12-18 in

Hardiness Zone:

4-7

Cimicifuga japonica 'Cheju-Do' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Cut Flower / or Foliage
  • Unique Foliage/Foliage Color
  • Mass Plant
  • Cottage Garden
  • Specimen
  • Bog
  • Border
  • Good for Shady Sites

Critter Resistance

  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Deer Resistant

Exposure

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

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Nature Attraction

  • Butterflies

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • Late Spring / Early Summer

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Moist
  • Tolerates most soils

Flower Color

  • White

Habit

  • Mounding