Plant Details: Bowman's root
Category Perennials  
Zone: 5 - 9
 
Out_of_stock: Y
Common Name Bowman's root Variety  
Regional Names Indian physic
Botanical Name Porteranthus trifoliatus
Description Porteranthus, also known as Gillenia, trifoliatus has less attractive foilage than species stipulata, other wise they are the same in appreance. Species trifoliata is found throught the peidmont and mountains of the eastern US, where species stipulata is found mostly in lime stone out crop and where the soils are more alkaline. They are both tough perennials and are drought tolerant.
Notes
 
Plant Growing Conditions

Soil PH
 
Soil Type
 
Water
 
SunLight
 
Foliage
acid:
Y
 
clay:
Y
 
dry:
Y
 
full:
Y
 
Evergreen:
N
neutral:
Y
 
average: 
Y
 
average:
Y
 
partial:
Y
  SemiEvergreen:
N
alkaline:
Y
 
sand:
Y
 
wet:
N
 
shade:
Y
  Deciduous:
Y
Plant Pricing
Last Update: 2005-02-17 14:15:01.0
Container Size
Price
Seedling
2.50
1 Gallon
6.00
Last Update:
2008-03-04 18:35:12.0
Copyright Nearly Native Nursery, All rights reserved, 2004 - 2012
Site design by JimmyWebbs