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AGM plants have been through a rigorous trial and assessment programme. They are:
This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
It is included in an evolving list of plants carefully researched and chosen by RHS experts. Divided into 3 groups these lists, linked below, are maintained by a team of RHS staff and are reviewed annually.
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Other common names
giant golden saxifrage large-leaved chrysosplenium
Chrysosplenium are small, sometimes stoloniferous, shade-loving perennials with long-stalked, rounded or kidney-shaped leaves and small yellow, green, white, or purple flowers in terminal bracted clusters
C. macrophyllum is a low-growing, spreading, evergreen perennial to around 15cm. The primrose-like leaves are dark grey-green, flushed with dark, bronzy red, especially in cold weather. Clusters of greenish-white flowers with prominent pink-tipped stamens are produced in late winter and early spring
Habit Mat forming
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect North-facing or East-facing
MoistureMoist but well-drained
Time to ultimate height
Grow in fertile, moist but well-drained soil in a sheltered position in full or semi-shade
Propagate by division, or by separating rooted runners
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Flower borders and beds Ground Cover Low Maintenance Underplanting of Roses and Shrubs
Cottage & Informal Garden
Pruning No pruning needed
Pests Susceptible to slugs and snails
Generally trouble free
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