Also known as Leopard Bane, Doronicum are an early flowering perennial with bright yellow, daisy like flowers.
Foliage is a good mid to deep green with the flowers appearing above it in spring. Although these plants will grow well in full sun they are a little better off in afternoon 'light shade' in warmer climates.
Dwarf varieties such as 'Little Leo' will reach around 12 inches high. Masses of yellow daist like flowersmand excellent in the cottage carden
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Varieties Include :
- Doronicum orientale - Common Leopards Bane
- Doronicum pardalianches - Giant Leopards Bane to 3ft
- Doronicum little leo - Low growing to 12 inches
- Doronicum caucasicum - Siberian Leopards Bane