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A deer resistant plant with delicate flowers that will readily reseed in rich, moist soils. Perfect for naturalizing lowlands and woodland edges.


Light: Full Sun, Part Sun/Shade

Soil Moisture: Wet Mesic, Mesic, Dry Mesic

Soil Type: Loam, Silt, Humus

Height: 1'-2'

Bloom Color: Blue

Bloom Time: Sep-Oct

Root Type: Rhizome

Notable Wildlife Interactions: Flowers attract a number of pollinators, but most often long-tonged bees, butterflies, and skippers. Hosts moths such as the clymene moth, lined ruby tiger moth, and eupatorium borer moth. Bitter foliage makes it unpalatable to mammals.

Blue Mist Flower (Conoclinium coelestinum)
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