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Heracleum lanatum - Cow Parsnip
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Heracleum lanatum - Cow Parsnip
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Heracleum lanatum - Cow Parsnip
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Botanic Name: Heracleum lanatum
Common Name: Cow Parsnip
Size: 5''h x 3'w
Sun: Sun-Shade
H20: Moist
Deer Resistant
Resistance: high
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Description:
This dramatic plant can be seen blooming along Skyline every spring. Large clusters of white flowers are held by stout six foot tall stems. The bold leaves are easily a foot in width. Takes full sun and drought near the coast; needs afternoon shade and a little water inland. A nice plant to use at the back of a border or in a meadow garden, where its spring show will be appreciated and it won't be missed when it disappears for the winter. Combines well with ferns and grasses.

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This plant IS NOT LISTED on our most current availability list.
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