PERENNIAL, Full sun, part shade, Aug-Oct, Purple, to 8 ft
North American Range: Eastern, Central
Nebraska Range: Statewide except Panhandle
Soil type: Average
Uses and Description:
Butterfly and wildflower gardens, borders, prairie restoration, Flowers are attractive to pollinators and butterflies; seeds are eaten by birds such as American Goldfinch, Clay-colored Sparrow, State-colored Junco and Indigo Bunting. Tolerates a variety of soils.
Seeds per ounce 4,800, Seeds per packet 40, Germination: ?