Thalictrum fendleri var. polycarpum (meadow rue)
This perennial herb can grow up to seven feet tall. Several plants should be planted together. The male flowers are showier and have cream-colored stamens; the females have clusters of greenish pistils that bloom in the Spring. It goes dormant in Summer.
- Best in fast, medium, and slow draining soil
- Low moisture
- Water once a month
- Attracts butterflies
- Deer resistant
- Native to California