Promoting the Use of Native Plant Species in the Home Landscape

Early Meadow Rue

Plant Leaf

Full Plant

Plant Berry/Flower

Latin Name: Thalictrum dioicum

Flower Description:

Petal-less flowers have yellow stamens that hang like tiny tassels. Plants are sexed with purple female blossoms and male greenish white blossoms.

FamilyButtercup
Season BloomEarly spring
HabitatPart shade, shade; woods.
CyclePerennial
Height8-28"
Leaf DescriptionLong-stalked leaves divided into many delicately-lobed segments.
Soil Type Wet
Light Source Partial Shade
LocationWoodland