Sanguinaria canadensis 'Multiplex'


The much sought after Sanguinaria canadensis multiplex ‘ is a charming woodland plant from North America.  As its name indicates it produces multi-petalled flowers, similar to Gardenia in appearance. During Spring, the buds burst open and the pure white pom-pom flowers appear.   The leaves are distinctively scallop-shaped in bluish-green appearing as the flowers fade and continue to give interest in garden throughout the summer.

It is a hardy perennial, grown from a rhizome.  It is a good clump former, which flowers in April.