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Thalictrum kiusianum

Meadow Rue

Plant Type:


Thalictrum kiusianum – This small Meadow Rue has typical columbine-like foliage tinted bronze purple upon emerging, becoming blue green as it matures. Summer lavender flowers for a long season stand about 1” above the mats of foliage. The Kyoshu Meadow Rue is a really cute, tiny growing perennial spreading slowly by stolons. It’s small enough and is sweet in a trough, pot or rock garden where its delightful attributes can be appreciated. Site in open shade to part sun planted in any decent soil that drains. Foliage grows 2" tall with flowers rising 3". Thalictrum kiusianum is clumping with slowly increase girth. Pot grown Division.


2-3 In


Lavender Pink
Item Description Price  
THALKIUS Thalictrum kiusianum (2.5 inch Square Extra Deep – 9.5 fluid ounces / 280 ml.) $11.00

Characteristics and Attributes for Thalictrum kiusianum

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Late Spring / Early Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • Spring / Summer / into Autumn

Nature Attraction

  • Deer Resistant


  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
  • Dappled Shade


  • Edging
  • Small / Miniature
  • Rock Garden
  • Trough

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Slow


  • Adaptable
  • Draining


  • Japan

Propagated By

  • Division