Rodgersia sambucifolia ELDERBERRY RODGERSIA –
Lovely species from Western China. Magnificent large palmate leaves of emerald green. Elderberry like foliage is occasionally tinted bronze. Large plumes of fluffy, creamy white flowers are help on erect stems well above the foliage during summer. Enjoys moist, sheltered shady position. Frost hardy. 1m x 1m
Seed Rodgersia sambucifolia Elderberry Rodgersia seed can be sown at any time into a good quality compost or seed raising mix. Cover the seed with quality compost or fine river sand to approximately their own depth. Natural germination will occur if kept in an unheated poly house or covered seed raising tray. Many seeds wait for spring before emerging regardless of when they are sown so please give them a full season of growth before discarding. Germination can be quicker if kept at 15-20 degrees C. Keep moist, but not saturated at all times.