Water Avens

Geum Rivale
Geum Rivale
Latin Name: Geum Rivale
Moisture/Zone: Keep moist. Zone 1
Flower Colour: Pink
Growth Speed: Medium
Foliage Type: Deciduous
Foliage Colour: Green
Position: Part shade

This pretty little plant is a British native; it has most unusual, bell shaped flowers in purplish-pink, which are held above the leaves. The foliage of green serrated leaves resembles a strawberry plant. It likes a moist situation in partial sun. It is shallow rooted and spreads into attractive clumps; these are easily divided in spring.