Dodecatheon meadia Shooting Stars

Dodecatheon meadia 'Shooting Stars'

  • Shooting Star is one of the most desirable perennials to grow in a shady spot!
  • The flowers even pack a fruity perfume that will infuse the air on a still, warm day.
  • Try planting it in borders, rock gardens or under trees and shrubs.
  • From North America, it will die back to ground level in summer but will remerge every spring.
  • Supplied as 3 established plants in 9cm pots (Note: dormant underground from August to March)
  • Shooting Star is one of the most desirable perennials to grow in a shady spot!
  • The flowers even pack a fruity perfume that will infuse the air on a still, warm day.
  • Try planting it in borders, rock gardens or under trees and shrubs.
  • From North America, it will die back to ground level in summer but will remerge every spring.
  • Supplied as 3 established plants in 9cm pots (Note: dormant underground from August to March)

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'Shooting Star' is one of the most desirable perennials to grow in a shady spot, making a large clump of slender leaves that are topped with 30cm stems holding achingly-beautiful pink flowers with swept back petals between March and April. The flowers even pack a fruity perfume that will infuse the air on a still, warm day.

Closely related to bedding primulas, this is a choice plant for growing in light or even full shade, as long as the soil is fairly moist (but not soaking wet). Why not try planting it in borders, rock gardens or under trees and shrubs?

A tough plant that heralds from North America, it will die back to ground level in summer but will remerge every spring. Note - this product dies back underground from August, but will shoot away again next March.

What Is Supplied

Item 560013 supplied as:
Supplied as 3 established plants in 9cm pots. Note: These plants are dormant and die back underground from July to February.

Plant Care Information

Plant In Shade
Plant In Shade
Winter Hardy
Winter Hardy
Easy To Grow
Easy To Grow

Planting/Flowering Calendar

Best Time To Plant
When Your Plant Will Flower
When Your Plant Will Fruit
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Fully Grown Plant Dimensions (approx)

Plant Dimensions
30 cm
20 cm
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