Emerging purple, compound leaves eventually transition to green on an upright plant; robust and sturdy throughout the summer. Pyramidal midsummer floral clusters as much as 9 inches wide create a fluffy, frothy effect of optimistic light yellow. Tolerates occasional dry periods and bright shade.
Mature size: 3 ft T x 1 ft W
Minimum temperature: -5° F
Closeup photo of Shining Meadow-rue (Thalictrum lucidum)
cc-by-sa/2.0 - © Anne Burgess - geograph.org.uk/p/4602057
Flower stems photo by Stefan.lefnaer - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=53666138