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This herbaceous perennial of shorelines and wet prairies has slender, purplish, 3' stems with tightly packed clusters of "Q-tip" buds and pinkish- or purplish-white flower heads. Great for August/September blooms in full sun and moist soils.


Plant Characteristics:

Grows to 2-5' tall.


Prefers full sun.


Best sited in average to moist soils.


Wildlife Value:

Host plant for 4 species of Lepidoptera larvae, including gray-banded leafroller moth, chain-dotted geometer, and Paralobesia rhoifructana. Pollinated by bees, beetles, and moths.


Rare and Potentially Threatened species in Ohio.


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Rattlesnake Root, Purple, Prenanthes racemosa

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  • Once we're certain we have good germination, we'll make these plants available for prepurchase.

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