Height: 1-2 feet
Light: Sun or shade
Landscape: Native or wild garden; spreads by rhizomes to form colonies
Fun fact: Native people used the roots to create a true red dye (Friends of the Wildflower Garden).
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Pollinator value: Medium
Moth larval host; butterflies; Young plants are edible. Once used as a salve to heal sunburns and rashes. Early Europeans used Bedstraw for its fragrance to stuff mattresses and pillows.