Filipendula vulgaris

Filipendula vulgaris Moench,  Methodus 663 663 1794. (Syn: Filipendula hexapetala Gilib.);     Rosaceae Week: Dropwort (Filipendula vulgaris) mädesüß from my garden in Ritterhude: *Dropwort* (/*Filipendula vulgaris*/), also known as *Fern-leaf Dropwort*, /Filipendula/ species are used as food plants by the larvae of butterflies and many insects. The flowers have a sweetsmell, and the seedpods are beautiful […]

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Filipendula vestita

Filipendula vestita (Wall. ex G. Don) Maxim., Trudy Imp. S.-Peterburgsk. Bot. Sada 6(1): 248 248 1879. (Syn: Spiraea camtschatica var. himalensis Lindl.; Spiraea vestita Wall. ex G. Don); . Himalayan Meadowsweet; . Perennial herb up to 80 cm tall; leaves irregularly pinnatisect, pubescent beneath, lower segments smaller, unequal, terminal segment up to 15 cm long, deeply […]

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