Golden Alexanders are great garden perennials that are not only easy to grow, but also quite hardy and frost tolerant.
This attractive native plant carries its springtime umbels of golden yellow flowers over shiny, divided green leaves. It enjoys both moist shade and sun. It makes a good plant for the woodland garden or a nice addition to a collection of prairie wildflowers.
Golden Alexanders Quick Facts
Scientific Name: Zizia aurea
Common Name: Golden Alexanders
Type of Plant: Perennial
Growing Zones for Golden Alexanders: Hardy to zone 3
Growing Conditions for Golden Alexanders: Sun or shade