Arnica montana

Species

  • Arnica montana
  • Arnica montana
  • Arnica montanum
  • Sneezewort
  • Leopard's bane
  • Mountain tobacco
  • Arnica angustifolia
  • Arnica arnica
  • Arnica alpina
  • Mountain snuff

Tags

perennials

Arnica montana, otherwise known as arnica montana, is a perennials plant species native to California.

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Appearance

Bloom color
yellowGreen
gold
lightYellow
Foliage
Herbaceous

Space

Dimensions

Arnica montana can grow from 0.3m to 0.6mm tall
0.3m to 0.6m
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Spacing
0.3
0.38

Sun

Optimal
Full
Partial

Water

Optimal
Mesic

Soil

Soil PH Requirements
5.6
7.5

Time

Bloom
Mid Summer
Bloom Time
Non-patented
Blooming Habit
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Reproduction

Seed Collecting
Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds
Seed does not store well; sow as soon as possible

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Patent information
By dividing the rootball
From seed; direct sow outdoors in fall
From seed; winter sow in vented containers, coldframe or unheated greenhouse
From seed; stratify if sowing indoors