One of the earliest blooming prairie plants! Distinct foliage, flowers, and seed pods are standout in plantings.
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun/Shade
Soil Moisture: Mesic, Dry Mesic, Dry
Soil Type: Loamy, Sandy
Bloom Color: Cream
Bloom Time: May
Root Type: Taproot
Notable Wildlife Interactions: Flowers attract mainly bumblebees. Host the wild indigo duskywing butterfly, hoary edge butterfly, frosted elfin butterfly, orange sulphur butterfly, marine blue butterfly, three-lined grapholita moth, black spotted prominent, and many smaller insects. Generally avoided by mammalian browsers.