Purple Avens

(Geum rivale)

Family: Rose Family
Duration:
Perennial
Sun:
 Sun; part shade
Soil:
Wet to moist; acid soils
Water:
Wet
Colour:
Purple
Bloom Time:
May through July
Planting Time:
Height:
1-3 ft.
Locations:
Swamps; wet meadows; bogs; fens; along streams and lakes
Benefits:
Seed saving:
Other notes: