Flowering Perennials: Characteristics and Culture

Meadow sweet

  • Scientific name
    Filipendula vulgaris
  • Height
    24 to 36 inches
  • Bloom period
    June to July
  • Color
    White, pink
  • Light
    Full sun, semi-shade
  • Moisture
    Well drained
  • Soil
    Loam
  • Relative ease of care
    Easy
  • Remarks
    Fleecy, graceful flowers. Prefers humus-enriched soil.