A natural variation and one of the showiest of alum roots. Leaves range from dark green-purple/burgundy. Most of its height is made up of bloom stalk, and it is a star groundcover.
Light: Part Shade/Shade, Shade
Soil Moisture: Wet Mesic, Mesic
Soil Type: Loam, Rocky Loam
Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Aug-Oct
Root Type: Fiberous
Notable Wildlife Interactions: Flowers attract small bees. Hosts a few small insects. Foliage is rarely browsed by deer.