can anyone tell me what this plant is?



  • SwissSueSwissSue Posts: 1,447

    Pretty certain it's Ligularia,


  • BerghillBerghill Posts: 2,826

    Wish I could see the leaves though, to be absolutely sure.

  • John HardingJohn Harding Posts: 473

    Can't enlarge the picture as the file size is already set at max but they look like Erymurus (Fox Tail Lilies) to me.

  • addictaddict Posts: 659

    I say Ligularia too. Looks like "The rocket" 

  • SunnydayzSunnydayz Posts: 50

    Yep, I'd say Ligularia 'the Rocket', nice ....

  • ObelixxObelixx Posts: 10,645

    Ligularia -

    Eremerus have strappy leaves and, as their other common name - Desert Candles - indicates, need good drainage and full sun to do well.



    The Vendée, France
  • flowering roseflowering rose Posts: 1,632

    fox tail lilies,ooo I would love to be able to grow these but i have very heavy clay soil.

  • BerghillBerghill Posts: 2,826

    That is why I wanted to see the leaves.

  • nutcutletnutcutlet Posts: 24,244

    I can see enough leaf to know it's not any sort of bulb or other monocot. My guess would be ligularia but I don't know them well enough to say which one

  • KEFKEF Posts: 8,915

    I can show pics of leaves and no spikes (this year). image

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