A great choice for moist, shady gardens, this big plant forms a large canopy of leaves and sends up bright yellow flower spikes in the middle of summer. A hummingbird favorite. (Ligularia stenocephala)
(60-72" tall (5-6 feet) x 24-36" wide) Ligularia "The Rocket" is a great plant for moist, shady gardens. In the middle of summer it sends up huge bright yellow flower spikes that are fragrant. It is best grown in loamy or clay soil that is constantly moist or wet. A hummingbird favorite.
Item Package Size
Bag of 1
The Rocket Golden Ray
Ligularia stenocephala The Rocket
4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Half Sun / Half Shade, Full Shade
60-72" tall (5-6 feet)
Estimated Mature Spread
Mid to late summer
Plant so that the top of the root is 1" below the soil line.
Dark green toothed, triangular leaves with heart-shaped bases.
Loamy Soil, Clay Soil, Moist/Wet Soil
Average, Moist / Wet, Well Draining
Attract Butterflies, Attract Hummingbirds, Deer Resistant, Good For Cut Flowers
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