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Zizia aurea

Golden Alexander

Dark green, glossy, dissected foliage is topped by 2"-3" flat-topped umbels of bright yellow flowers on numerous leafless stems. Attractive to butterflies and beneficial insects. Great plant for rain gardens and restoration projects. Native.

Prefers light shade to sun and moist to wet, well-drained soils. Drought tolerant once established.

SKU

Description

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Pricing

91896 3 qt. 1 - $12.99 Ea.

Height:

18-30 Inches

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Spread:

18-24 Inches

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Hardiness Zone:

3-8

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Bloom Color:

Yellow

Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Pollinators
Exposure
Full Sun
Sun/Light Shade
Light Shade
Partial Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Well-Drained
Moist/Well-Drained
Moist
Wet
Flowering Months
April
May
June
Foliage Color
Green
Attributes
Cut Flower
Drought Tolerant
East-Coast Native
Fragrant
Interesting Foliage
Long Blooming
Naturalizing
Homeowner Growing & Maintenance Tips

Good in woodland openings and meadows.

Zizia aurea (Golden Alexander)