Log in Sign up
Since 1988, THE source for buying native, rare, and unique perennials.
Epimedium membranaceum
@ Juniper Level Botanic Gdn, NC

Epimedium membranaceum

Fairy Wings

Write a review
| Ask a Question

Item #: 5750

Zones: 5a to 8b

Height: 22" tall

Culture: Part Sun to Light Shade

Origin: China

Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L) ?

Note: This plant is not currently for sale. This is an archive page preserved for informational use.

Click Add to Wishlist to receive an email if this plant is back in stock.

E. membranaceum is another little-known Chinese species with tremendous garden potential. To us, E. membranaceum superficially resembles a clumping E. rhizomatosum. For us, the clump is topped, starting in early-May (NC) with numerous 22" flower spikes, each with up to two dozen 2" spider-like, bright yellow flowers. The late Professor William Stearn wrote, "Cultivated at Kew, Epimedium membranaceum flowers longer than any other species of the genus."