Ella's Garden Plants from A to Z: Petasites japonicus, var giganteus 'Variegata', Butterburr

Common Name: Butterburr

Family: Asteraceae

Genus: Petasites

Species: japonicus

Cultivar or Variety: var giganteus 'Variegata'

Characteristics of Plant
Potentially invasive where happy

Life Cycle
Perennial

Zone Hardiness up to
Zone 5
Zone 6
Zone 7
Zone 8
Zone 9

Sun Exposure
Part Sun/ Part Shade
Shade

Nutritional Needs
Moist

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"Variegated Butterburr"
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"Petasites in foreground just getting started in spring."
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"Not afraid of a little Polar Vortex action"
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Posted by starlight1153 on Feb 22, 2014 6:17 PM CST:
How pretty and how different. I like that part about spreading where it happy. Sounds like something that might do well here.

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