Common name:
double-flowered leopard plant

Leopard plant, Ragwort  (Ligularia tussilaginea)

Herbaceous perennial for shade to part shade. Grows to 3’ in height with a spread of the same. Yellow daisy-like flowers in summer on long stems above large glossy round dramatic leaves. Likes moist soil.  ‘Gigantea’ is the same but larger.

Flowers: 3-inch double yellow daisies
Foliage: large, rounded, shiny deep-green foliage
Mature height: 2 ft.
Hardiness: winter hardy Zones 7 to 10
Soil: well-drained
Exposure: part sun to light shade

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