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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
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Foliage Color
Soil Moisture
Very Adaptable
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Season of Interest (Foliage)
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.