Geum rivale


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Related to Geum rivale: Geum urbanum, purple avens
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Noun1.Geum rivale - erect perennial of north temperate zone having pinnate leaves and a few nodding flowers with a brown-purple calyx and orange and pink petalsGeum rivale - erect perennial of north temperate zone having pinnate leaves and a few nodding flowers with a brown-purple calyx and orange and pink petals
avens - any of various perennials of the genus Geum having usually pinnate basal leaves and variously colored flowers
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polychroma fills the gap between spring bedding and the first of the summer perennials, combining well with purple sage or Geum rivale, while E.
E polychroma fills the gap between spring bedding and the first of the summer perennials, combining well with purple sage or geum rivale, while E characias looks great with silvery foliage plants or as a stand-alone plant in a gravel bed.
Good plants to put around a wildlife pond include Caltha palustris (marsh marigold) and Geum rivale (water avens), to encourage waterside insects, along with reedy-stemmed plants to attract dragonflies to lay their eggs.