Thalictrum aquilegifolium - French meadow rue

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  • Flowers attract bees

  • Plant for chalk soil

  • Plant for clay soil

  • Plant for sun

Blue-green fern-like foliage gives rise to fluffy heads of mauve-purple flowers on tall stems in early summer.

Prefers a moist but well-drained soil in partial shade. 

Height: 30 - 48 inches / 75 - 120cm                      

Spread: 18 - 24 inches / 45 - 60cm

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This plant is currently out of stock. Please contact us for details of when we expect to have more available.

Delivery Options

Our web shop is now open for you to browse and make your selection from. Postage and packing charges depend on the size and quantity of plants you buy. We only send plants out Monday (not Bank Holidays) to Thursday. This is to avoid packages being left in the postage system over the weekend.

  • Click And Collect

    Collection is available from the nursery by appointment only or from one of the events we’ll be attending. During May, June and July our show schedule is very busy so appointments are not always possible and also at other times if we are away attending an event.