For a very attractive plant that loves meadows or a damp site, then Meadowsweet is a great choice for both flowers and foliage. The creamy white flowers have a sweet smell, and last through from June to September.

Filipendula ulmaria
Sun or part shade
Height : 90cm
Flowering period : June – August
This is a good source of nectar : 


Other features:
An ancient herb with a sweet scent of marzipan, Meadowsweet was traditionally used to flavour mead. It also makes a popular tea, and in fact the leaves, flowers and roots all have their uses.

Wildlife attracted:
Bees , hoverflies, dragonflies, butterflies and ladybirds are all attracted to the nectar

Additional information


9cm pot, 6 plug plants