Xanthorhiza simplicissima

Common Name: Simplicissima
Family Name: Yellowroot
Light Requirements: Sun / Part Shade
Bloom Time:
Spacing: 36"
Height: 18-30"
Bloom Color: Purple / Lavender
Moisture Level: average/normal
Animal Resistance: Deer
Type of Perennial: Appalachian Woodlander™
Wicked Ruggeds: Yes
New England Native: Yes
US Native: Yes
Plant Description:
A tall shrubby ground cover with celery-like light green foliage that turns orange in fall. Takes sun or shade and dry conditions. Small purplish flowers are not showy. The roots and inside of stems are bright yellow. Zones 5-8