Position: full sun or partial shade Soil: moderately-fertile, leafy, moist but well-drained soil . It also tolerates boggy conditions. Rate of growth: average Hardiness: fully hardy A familiar sight on the banks of streams or wet ditches, our native meadowsweet is a vigorous, easy-to-grow plant that's ideal for boggy areas of the garden or beside water. Handsome, deeply veined leaflets are held on arching stems, top ped with fluffy sprays, up to 25cm across, of creamy-white flowers in summer. T he plant forms clumps of upright growth, but will self seed freely in the the ri ght spot. Garden care: Do not let plants dry out as they may become susceptible to powdery mildew. To control their tendency to seed everywhere, remove the fa ded flowers before they set seed. Sow: March-October Flowering: July - August Approximate quantity: 400 seeds.
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