Gillenia trifoliata

2 litre pot £14.99
available to order from summer
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Buy Gillenia trifoliata bowman's root: Charming, star shaped white flowers

This perennial dies back to below ground level each year in autumn, then fresh new growth appears again in spring.

  • Position: partial shade
  • Soil: fertile, well-drained, neutral to slightly acidic soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: June
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    A charming perennial that bears masses of delicate, star-shaped white flowers in midsummer. In autumn, the pretty, three-leafed foliage turns fiery red and the winter seedheads are a bonus too. Lovely towards the front of a shady woodland border, where the flowers can be appreciated.

  • Garden care: Divide congested plants in spring or autumn. Protect young shoots from slug attack.

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I would buy this again.


I have planted this in a large container along with a couple of smaller plants. It was only its first year (summer 2018) and was fine considering that. Hopefully, it will grow larger this year.


West Sussex


A star performer in the mixed border


Everything about this plant is classy. It spangles in the mixed border. Always attracts positive comments from visitors.





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