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Globeflower 'Dancing Flame'

Trollius x cultorum 'Dancing Flame'

This zinging perennial was voted best in show at the HTA National Plant Show’s New Plant Awards in 2014. A moisture-loving plant that flowers in late spring and early summer with bright orange bowl-shaped flowers, each with a pronounced boss of upright petal-like sepals, top the tall stems. Dead-headed regularly and it should continue to produce these showy flowers over several weeks. it likes lots of water, or plant it in a naturally moist spot like the edges of a pond or bog garden.

Planning

Difficulty
Easy
Flowering time
Summer
Fruiting time
Autumn

Harvesting

Generally not harvested.

Propagation

Special features

Geography

Environment

Light
Partial Sun, Full Sun
Soil moisture
Moist
Soil type
Clay, Loam
Soil PH preference
Acid, Neutral, Alkaline
Frost hardiness
Hardy

Uses

Notes
This moisture loving plant suits wet/bog areas of informal cottage/woodland gardens.

Personality

Family
Ranunculaceae
Flower colour
Orange
Scent
None

Problems

Generally pest free
Powdery mildew
Powdery mildew
Erysiphaceae

Companion plants

Planted alongside Hosta's and Ferns it will add colour to darker areas.
Hosta
Hosta
Hosta spp.

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