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Goatsbeard (Aruncus dioicus) - Wildflowers

Directory of Wildflowers

Goatsbeard
Aruncus dioicus

Goatsbeard in bloom
Goatsbeard in bloom

Quick Profile

Exposure
Partial Sun/Shade
 
Mature Height
3 - 6 Feet
 
USDA Hardiness Zones
3 - 7 
 
Native To:
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Michigan
Missouri
Ohio
Wisconsin
 
Soil Conditions
Moist, Well-Drained
 
Bloom Color
White
 
Bloom Season
May - July
 

Features

Numerous tiny white flowers in branched clusters.

Culture

Partial shade; moist, well drained soils.

Notes

Male and female flowers are found on separate plants, but both are showy.