The genus Mukdenia contains a couple of herbaceous perennials from the woodlands of northeast Asia. These slowly spreading plants have long stalks of lobed, toothed leaves. Small, bell-shaped flowers bloom in spring. Grow in a woodland garden, mostly in areas with cool, damp summers.
Noteworthy CharacteristicsAttractive lobed leaves.
CareGrow in woodsy, moist but well-drained soil in dappled or part shade.
PropagationSow seed in a cold frame in autumn, or divide before the buds expand in spring.
ProblemsSlugs and snails may eat new growth.