Filipendula rubra

From - Plant Encyclopedia and Gardening wiki
(Redirected from Queen-of-the-prairie)
Jump to: navigation, search
 Filipendula rubra subsp. var.  Queen of the prairie
Habit: herbaceous
Height: to
Width: to
3ft7ft 2ft
Height: 3 ft to 7 ft
Width: warning.png"" cannot be used as a page name in this wiki. to 2 ft
Lifespan: perennial
Bloom: early summer, mid summer, late summer
Exposure: part-sun
Features: flowers
Hidden fields, interally pass variables to right place
Minimum Temp: °Fwarning.png"°F" is not a number.
USDA Zones: 2 to 9
Sunset Zones:
Flower features: red, pink
Rosaceae > Filipendula rubra var. ,

Filipendula rubra (Queen-of-the-prairie) is a medicinal plant and ornamental plant native to the United States. Its native range extends from the Eastern to the Central United States, and grows in a wide range of shady and moist habitats.

Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture

Filipendula rubra, Rob. (Spiraea lobata, Gronov. Spiraea palmata, Linn. F. lobata, Maxim. Ulmaria rubra, Hill). Queen of the Prairie. Height 2-8 ft., glabrous: terminal lft. large, 7-9- parted, with oblong, acuminate incisely serrate lobes; lateral lfts. smaller, 3-5-lobed, on the upper lvs. missing, green on both sides, only pubescent on the veins beneath: fls. pink, in a rather large paniculate cyme: achenes 6-10, glabrous. June, July. Pa. to Ga., west to Mich, and Ky. —Beautiful. Var. venusta, Voss. Fls. deep pink or carmine. Var. albicans, Hort. Fls. light pink, or almost white.


The above text is from the Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture. It may be out of date, but still contains valuable and interesting information which can be incorporated into the remainder of the article. Click on "Collapse" in the header to hide this text.


Do you have cultivation info on this plant? Edit this section!


Do you have propagation info on this plant? Edit this section!

Pests and diseases

Do you have pest and disease info on this plant? Edit this section!



If you have a photo of this plant, please upload it! Plus, there may be other photos available for you to add.


External links

blog comments powered by Disqus
Personal tools
Bookmark and Share