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  • Mature height: 1 to 3 feet
  • Light: Full sun to partial shade
  • Soil: Moist
  • Deer resistant:  Yes  
  • Spread: aggressive
  • Landscape uses:  Naturalized areas, periphery of streams and ponds; makes great cut flowers
  • Pair With: Sweet Joe Pye Weed, Sneezeweed, Wool Grass
  • Fun Fact: Native to the Mid-Atlantic AND the West Indies


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  • Pollinator value: Very High

    Butterfly magnet.  Attracts native bees and birds.  Important nectar source for migrating butterflies.

    Showy late-summer flowers look like a mist has descended on the meadow.  Beautiful splash of blue among the tall grasses.