Trollius x cultorum 'Alabaster'

Trollius x cultorum ‘Alabaster’

Globe flower

  • Botanical name: Trollius x cultorum 'Alabaster'
  • Common name: Globe flower
  • Family: Ranunculaceae
  • Plant Type: Perennial
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Trollius x cultorum ‘Alabaster’ is a moisture-loving perennial bearing beautiful, pale yellow, bowl-shaped flowers with a dominant central boss of upright petal-like sepals, in late-spring and early summer. It’s perfect for growing in damp soil in sun, such as around the pond edge or a bog garden.


Grow Trollius x cultorum ‘Alabaster’ in moist soil in full sun to partial shade. Deadhead spent blooms regularly for a longer display of flowers. A fast grower, it will should form a good-sized clump within a couple of years.

How to grow Trollius 'Alabaster'

  • Plant size

    60cm height

    30cm spread

  • Aspect

    South facing, west facing

  • Position in border


  • Sun exposure: Dappled shade, full sun, partial shade
  • Hardiness: Hardy
  • Soil type: Boggy / clay / heavy / moist

Trollius 'Alabaster' and wildlife

Trollius 'Alabaster' is known for attracting bees and other pollinators. It has nectar/pollen rich flowers.

Attractive to Bees

Does not attract Beneficial insects

Does not attract Birds

Does not attract Butterflies​/​Moths

Attractive to Other pollinators

Is Trollius 'Alabaster' poisonous?

Trollius 'Alabaster' has no toxic effects reported.

No reported toxicity to:

No reported toxicity to Birds

No reported toxicity to Cats

No reported toxicity to Dogs

No reported toxicity to Horses

No reported toxicity to Livestock

No reported toxicity to People

Plants that go well with Trollius 'Alabaster'