CRCCD – Golden Alexander


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Zizia aurea


Soil:  Moist, Well-drained
Moisture:  Moist to Wet
Light:  Full to Part Sun
Plant Height:  1 to 2.5 feet
Plant Width:  1 to 2 feet
Pests:  None
Landscape Value:  Good for massing, in borders, naturalized areas, and woodland or rain gardens.

Easy to grow and carefree!  Erect perennial with branching stems, compound leaves and showy flat-topped clusters of tiny yellow flowers that bloom in late spring.  Leaves and fruit turn light purple in autumn.  Tolerates light shade under trees and dry soil.  Attracts butterflies, native bees, flies, beetles, and predatory insects that prey on pest insects.  Larval host to Black Swallowtail butterflies.

5-pint pot