Section – Proliferae
Vigorous early summer flowering hardy perennial with large deep orange flowers arranged in tierred whorls on strong flower stalks. The leaves are large, green and cabbage like. Height 60-90cm with a spread of 30-45cm
A wonderful strong plant for the bog or waterside. It enjoys a cool deep root-run in a damp, richly organic soil. Will tolerate both sun or partial shade.
Distribution – Marshy mountain meadows and stream sides in North West Yunnan, between 2500-3300 metres.