A perennial herb found as a naturalised garden escape on river banks. Its altitudinal range is unknown.
S. doronicum was in cultivation in Britain by 1705, but is rarely grown in gardens. It was discovered in the wild in Moray in 1977.
Native of the mountains of C. & S. Europe.
PLANTATT - Attributes of British and Irish plants. (.zip 1455KB) This dataset was compiled and published in 2004, and last updated in November 2008. Download includes an Excel spreadsheet of the attributes, and a PDF explaining the background and nomenclature. Note that the PDF version is the booklet as published, whereas the Excel spreadsheet incorporates subsequent corrections. A hardcopy can be purchased from the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology.