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Zizia aurea

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Zizia aurea - Golden Alexander

More About Zizia aurea

  • Branching, erect reddish stems
  • Each tiny flower is composed of five sepals, five petals and five stamens
  • These tiny flowers form a large, flat-topped cluster
  • Dry seed heads turn purple adding summer interest
  • Bloom Time: May to June

Interesting Notes:

Native to Ontario

Zone:

3

Height:

75-80 cm

Spread:

45-60 cm

Colour:

Yellow
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Golden Alexander Growing and Maintenance Tips

Easy to grow, it will self-seed and is adaptable to many soil conditions. This plant provides a food source for butterflies and insects. 


Zizia aurea Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Dried Flower/Foliage
Dried Flower/Foliage

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Flowering Time

Lt. Spr-Sum

Landscape uses

Naturalizing