Geum rivale
Water Avens


Height:   40 cm

Flower colour: salmon pink

Flowering time: June

Sunlight: sun - partial shade

Soil:  moist, tolerates most soil types

pH: acid - neutral - alkaline

Hardiness: hardy

Plant range: Iceland, wide-spread in Europe, Central-Asia and N-America


Native species, common in all regions of the country.
Its native habitat is
moist meadows,
but tolerates most soil types.

Photos and experiences of growing this plant in Iceland are welcomed  in the comments below.    I     © 2015-2019  Garðaflóra.

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