Golden Alexanders - Heart-Leaf (Zizia aptera)
Heart-leaf Golden Alexanders give the garden/prairie some well-deserved early color for several weeks in late spring to early summer when many other plants have not yet flowered. This plant prefers full sun or light shade and can tolerate dry soils.
Sun Exposure - Full, Partial
Soil Moisture - Medium, Medium-Dry
Height - 2 feet
Bloom Time - April, May
Bloom Color - Yellow
Photo courtesy of Prairie Moon Nursery.