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Kerria japonica 'Pleniflora'

Kerria, Double Flowering Japanese

Bushy plant with bright green stems, especially attractive in winter. Golden yellow, double, ball shaped flowers bloom in April and May, resembling button chrysanthemum. Long lasting as cut flowers. Use as a specimen plant or a shrub border. Flowers well in dense shade or sun.


4-5 Ft


6-9 Ft

Hardiness Zone:

5 - 9

Kerria japonica 'Pleniflora' Characteristics


  • Cut Flower / or Foliage
  • Landscapes
  • Evergreen
  • Specimen
  • Border

Critter Resistance

  • Deer Resistant


  • Sun Tolerant
  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Rapid

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average
  • Moist