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Thalictrum NIMBUS™ ‘Pink’

This perfect match in the NIMBUS™ series has lavender pink flowers in massive puffs at the top of the foliage. The striking dark stems and lovely fern-like green leaves are showy even before the bloom. Great crown count. Blooms the first year, but much better after a winter chill.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 5-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 28″ / 16″ / 28″
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Sun
Bloom Time(s): May, June, July

Common Name

Meadow Rue






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How Different?

Compared to T. 'Black Stockings', NIMBUS™ 'Pink' has lighter flowers, grayer dark stems, more crowns, more stems, more flowers, and flowers in a flat top mass.

Landscape Value

Has lacy foliage, dark stems, and colorful flowers. Use in the back of the border, in mixed beds, or in the woodland garden.

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Size (HT/W/FL HT)

28" / 16" / 28"

Soil (Garden)

Prefers moist, humus rich soils, tolerant of average soil.

Water (Garden)

Average summer watering.

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May appreciate afternoon shade in very hot regions.

Water (Greenhouse) Dry moderately between waterings.
EC 0.5 – 1.5
pH 5.8 – 6.8
Fertility Needs 150 – 200 ppm
Notes A cold treatment or a winter much improves the quality of the bloom.
Finish Time to 4″ 6 – 8 weeks
Finish Time to Gallon
Day Length for Flowering Long Day
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