• Next available shipping date is June 12, 2023 - Pre-order now to reserve your plants!
LIGULARIA - dentata 'Othello’ / bigleaf ligularia

    LIGULARIA - dentata 'Othello’ / bigleaf ligularia


    Ligularia Othello is a striking and unique herbaceous perennial with stunning purple-black foliage and bright orange daisy-like flowers that bloom in mid to late summer.

    Product Characteristics:

    • Height: 3 ft (91 cm)
    • Spread: 2 ft (61 cm)
    • Flower color: Orange
    • Flowering period: Mid to late summer
    • Foliage: Purple-black
    • Sunlight requirements: Partial to full shade
    • Soil requirements: Moist, well-drained soil
    • Hardiness Zone: 4 - 1

    Uses: Ligularia Othello is an excellent choice for adding visual interest to borders, beds, or as a focal point in a garden. It is also ideal for pollinator gardens as its vibrant orange flowers attract bees and butterflies.

    Benefits: Ligularia Othello's extensively developed root system makes it an effective erosion control method. It is a low-maintenance plant that requires minimal pruning to keep it looking its best. Additionally, it is also deer-resistant, making it a great choice for gardens in areas with high deer activity.

    Companion Plants: 

    • Hosta for its bright green foliage and delicate flowers that bloom in the summer.
    • Bleeding Heart with its heart-shaped pink or white flowers that bloom in the spring, creating a lovely contrast with the yellow flowers of the Ligularia Othello.
    • Bugleweed, a ground cover with attractive purple-tinged foliage that prefers moist soil and partial shade.

    Care Instructions: Ligularia Othello grows best in moist, well-drained soil in partial to full shade. It prefers slightly acidic soil with average fertility. It is a low-maintenance plant that may require minimal pruning to maintain its shape.

    Final Thoughts: Ligularia Othello is a unique and eye-catching addition to any garden. With its striking dark foliage and bright orange flowers, it can make a statement in any garden and is sure to capture the attention of any visitor. This hardy plant is low-maintenance and can grow well in a variety of conditions, making it a great option for gardens of any size or experience level.