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Zizia aptera

Golden Alexander (Heart-Leaf Golden Alexanders)

Heart-shaped, bright green basal leaves look attractive all season.
Plant really comes alive in May and June with tiny yellow blooms. Butterflies love this plant!
Perfect selection for a butterfly garden, wilflower garden, naturalized areas or woodland settings.

Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Butterflies
Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Foliage Color
Green
Soil Moisture
Very Adaptable
Well-Drained
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Bloom Time
May - June
Additional Information about Zizia aptera

A member of the carrot family that is a host to the Black Swallowtail Butterfly.

Growing & Maintenance Tips for Zizia aptera

Prefers ordinary, well-drained soil with average moisture.