A hardy, deciduous, herbaceous perennial and originally collected by Roy Lancaster in China 1983. It produces low-growing clumps of leathery, spiny foliage. In mid- to late spring, white, star-shaped flowers are held 20-30cm above the foliage. Flowering period: March – May. Height 35cm. Spread 35cm. Plant requires full to partial shade in rich, well-drained soil.
All our plants are grown in pots to reduce the risk of pest and disease. At certain times of the year our perennials are potted up into larger containers as and when the plants need. This means that plant can have a root system that is between 0.5L and 1.4L during this period.