Zizia Aurea, Golden Alexanders New for 2019!

Zizia Aurea, Golden Alexanders New for 2019!
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  • Item #: PP101
  • Attractive Flowers:
  • Average to moist soil:
  • Beneficial Insects:
  • Butterflies:
  • Clay Soil- High clay content, fine texture:
  • Cut Flower:
  • Deer Resistant:
  • Erosion Control:
  • FAC- Occur in wetlands and non-wetlands:
  • Full - Part Sun (6+ hours of sun):
  • Groundcover:
  • Herbaceous plant:
  • High Wildlife Value:
  • Hummingbirds:
  • Loamy Soil- mostly silt, sand, some clay:
  • Moist Soil:
  • Native to Coastal Regions:
  • Native To Mountain Regions:
  • Native to Piedmont Regions:
  • Occasionally wet soil (non tidal):
  • Organic soil- high level of decayed leaves, bark:
  • Perennial:
  • Pollinator support:
  • Wet soil (Tidal):
  • Wildflower:
  • Full Sun:
  * Marked fields are required.
Qty*
Price $4.00
5 or more $3.50 each
20 or more $2.00 each
50 or more $1.50 each
100 or more $0.90 each
Availability In-Stock
Common Name: golden Alexander
Native Range: Eastern Canada to southern United States
Zone: 3 to 8
Height: 1.50 to 3.00 feet
Spread: 1.50 to 2.00 feet
Bloom Time: May to June
Bloom Description: Yellow
Sun: Full sun to part shade
Water: Medium
Maintenance: Medium
Suggested Use: Naturalize, Rain Garden
Flower: Showy, Good Cut
Attracts: Butterflies
Golden Alexanders has its greatest potential as a component of conservation mixes and wildflower gardens. In wet, sunny meadows and open woodlands it will naturalize. The flowers are attractive to many kinds of butterflies and many other insects. It is an excellent source of accessible pollen and nectar to many beneficial insects with short mouthparts. 
Conspicuous Flowers: yes
Attracts: Butterflies 
Larval Host: Black Swallowtail