|Common Name||Meadow Rue|
|Plant Series||Thalictrum NIMBUS™ Series|
|US Patent #||--|
|EU Grant #||--|
|Bloom Time||May, June, July|
|Foliage Color||Black, Green|
|Exposure||Full Sun, Part Shade|
|Hardiness Zone||5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|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.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||28" / 16" / 28"|
|Soil (Garden)||Prefers moist, humus rich soils, tolerant of average soil.|
|Water (Garden)||Average summer watering.|
|Special Uses||Deep South, Pollinator Attractor|
|Comments||May appreciate afternoon shade in very hot regions.|
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
|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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