UMBRELLA PLANT, INDIAN RHUBARB

FAMILY: Saxifragaceae | GENUS: DARMERA peltata

TYPE
  • Perennials
SUN EXPOSURE
  • Partial Shade
WATER
  • Ample Water
PLANTING ZONES
  • US (Upper South) / Zone 6
  • MS (Middle South) / Zone 7

Plant Details

Native to mountains of Northern California and Oregon. Large, round clusters of pink flowers appear on bare stalks to 6 feet tall in spring. Shield-shaped, 1- to 2 feet-wide leaves appear later on 2- to 6 feet stalks. Each plant spreads 48 feet wide. Stout rhizomes to 2 inches thick grow in damp ground or even into streams. A spectacular plant for pond, stream, or damp, cool woodland site. 'Nana' is compact, to 2 feet high.

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