Zizia aptera

Common Name: Aptera
Family Name: Heart-leaved Alexander
Light Requirements: Sun / Part Shade
Bloom Time:
Spacing: 12"
Height: 8-18"
Bloom Color: Yellow / Gold
Moisture Level: moist to normal
Animal Resistance: Deer
Type of Perennial: New England Woodlanders™
New England Native: Yes
US Native: Yes
Plant Description:
Attractive glossy evergreen leaves are shaped like tiny shovels. Lacy yellow umbels appear in late spring followed by purplish-tan seed capsules. A great colonizer and butterfly plant. Zones 4-9