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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
Caucasian leopard's bane
Doronicum are rhizomatous or tuberous-rooted herbaceous perennials with heart-shaped basal leaves and bright yellow daisy-like flower-heads
D. orientale is a slowly-spreading, rhizomatous perennial with gently scalloped basal leaves with heart-shaped bases and a few stem leaves. Produces solitary, golden-yellow flowerheads, 2.5-5cm across on slender stems in mid and late spring
SE Europe, Turkey, Caucasus
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect East-facing or North-facing or West-facing
MoistureMoist but well-drained
Time to ultimate height
Grow in moist but well-drained, reasonably fertile, preferably sandy soil in partial shade
Propagate by division in early autumn or propagate by seed in containers in a cold frame in spring
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Flower borders and beds Cut Flowers Underplanting of Roses and Shrubs Garden Edging
Cottage & Informal Garden Coastal
Pruning Deadhead flowers for a second flush of blooms
Pests Generally pest free but leaf and bud eelworm may be troublesome
May be affected by a leaf spot, root rot and powdery mildews
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