Leopard’s bane is one of the few daisy family members to bloom in spring. as it is an early bloomer it is impossible to miss its stunning yellow capitula on the bare ground that follows winter. The flower attracts e.g. butterflies, flies and beetles. Leopard‚Äôs bane‚Äôs favoured habitat is semi-shaded rich soil. In suitable flower beds it spreads slowly through its root runner.