Trollius New Moon
Trollius 'New Moon' photo courtesy of Walters Gardens


Trollius 'New Moon' is a charming perennial for partial shade. It has lovely creamy yellow flowers on strong upright stems. Flowering begins in late spring and continues for several weeks. The attractive dissected deep green foliage looks good throughout the season and pairs well with hostas and ferns.

  • Height: 51 - 61 cm (20 - 24 in)
  • Spread: 41 - 51 cm (16 - 20 in)
  • Cold Hardiness: Zone 3
  • Sun or Shade: partial shade to sun
  • Bloom Time: late spring to early summer
  • Leaf Colour: deep green
  • Bloom Colour: pale yellow

Growing and Maintenance Tips

An adequate supply of moisture and rich soil is key to growing Trollius well. In dry soil it will soon look tattered and worn. Trollius takes a couple of years to establish but it is well worth the wait.