Family: Ranunculaceae

Scientific Name: Trollius x cultorum Lemon Queen

Common Name: Lemon Queen Trollius

DescriptionA early spring blooming plant with globular lemon yellow flowers
Plant TypeAll Plants, Perennials Hardy
Hardiness Zone3-7
Sunlightsun to part shade
Moistureprefers moist, tolerates average, resents dry
Soil & Siteaverage, light, moist
Flowers1-2 inch globular, borne single or in twos, lemon yellow, long lasting, the showy part of the flower are the petaloid sepals which are larger than the inner petals
Leavesgreen, basal leaves have petioles and stem leaves are sessile
MaintenanceI cut them back after I see the formation of new foliage at the base
Propagationcareful division
Misc FactsThe genus name trollius is from the Swiss German word Trollblume "something round". This refers to the shape of the flower.
Notes & Reference#40-Herbaceous Ornamental Plants (Steven Stills)
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