Sanguisorba canadensis (Canada burnet, American burnet)

Sanguisorba canadensis (Canada burnet, American burnet), photo by Robert Pavlis

Sanguisorba canadensis is rare in gardens but should be grown more often. It’s a bog plant and this may lead people to think it needs a wet spot to do well, but my plant grows in a normal garden bed that rarely gets watered and I have grown it from seed. It flowers at about 120 cm (4 ft) and this shorter stature may be due to lower moisture levels. It shows no wilting or dry leaf edges due to a lack of water.

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