Zizia aptera (Golden Alexander)

(Heart Shaped Golden Alexander, Meadow Parsnip)

Showy flat top clusters of small yellow florets, glossy heart shaped green basal leaves. Height 1-3′.

Showy flat top clusters of small yellow florets, glossy heart shaped green basal leaves. Height 1-3'.

Zizia attracts bees and butterflies including the Black Swallowtail to the garden. Prefers average,  medium well drained soil. May self seed in the garden.

  • USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 3-9
  • Exposure: Full Sun
  • Bloom Time(s): May-June