Hemp agrimony is a tall plant with pink fluffy flowers, which prefers a damp site. It is also fine in ordinary garden soil, and will grow in sun or part shade. Also a robust plant, so is good within grassland, and it can spread quite easily as the seeds are wind dispersed. It looks great in a cottage garden, border or at the woodland edge. This is a lovely versatile wildflower which may also be called Raspberries and Cream!
The pink flowers are very popular with both bees and butterflies such as the Small Tortoiseshell and Red Admiral.
A herbal remedy for viral infections, Hemp agrimony has been used to treat colds and flu. Additionally, it has been used to treat high fever.