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Zizia aurea (Golden Alexanders)

Zizia aurea (Golden Alexanders)

Type: Native Perennial

Height: 1-3'; 1-2' spread

Sun: Full sun to partial shade

Flowers: Yellow

Water: Medium moisture soils


Flat-topped clusters of compound yellow flowers bloom in late spring. Attracts butterflies, as the larvae of the swallowtail feed on it.

  • Photo Credit

    Photo by David J. Stang [CC BY-SA (]

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