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Critical host plant for the Black Swallowtail & Ozark Swallowtail larvae. 

It is also an important food source for short-tongued insects. 

Vibrant golden, umbrella-shaped blooms cover this low growing native in early spring to summer. Moist, well-drained soil is preferred, but this beauty is adaptable to a wide range of soils including clay & dry/wet conditions once it is established. 

Grows 3ft tall in medium-wet, medium, Medium-dry soils 

Blooms April to June in full to partial sun 

Deer resistant 

Sold in 2x3 inch pots 

Zizia aurea - Golden Alexanders

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