Mitella

Mitella are hardy perennial herbaceous plants that resemble and are closely related to Tiarella, but much smaller. They are a popular addition to rock gardens. They should be planted in a location with partial shade if you have a rock garden or in a moist location in the wild garden.

Species Cultivated:

M.breweri flower spikes can reach 30cm in height, and carry flowers with a white or green coloration (see below). Common names include Brewer’s mitrewort and Brewer’s bishop’s cap M.diphylla is the same size as the M.breweri and has white flowers.

Cultivated:

These plants do best in a sandy, peaty soil and should be planted n the spring.

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