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Culver's root (Veronicastrum virginicum) - Wildflowers

Directory of Wildflowers

Culver's root
Veronicastrum virginicum

Culver's Root
Culver's Root

Quick Profile

Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
 
Mature Height
2 - 7 Feet
 
USDA Hardiness Zones
3 - 8 
 
Native To:
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Michigan
Missouri
Ohio
Wisconsin
 
Soil Conditions
Moist, Well-Drained
 
Bloom Color
White
 
Bloom Season
June - September
 

Features

Showy spikes of small, white flowers. The leaves are whorled around the stem in groups of 3-7.

Culture

Full sun to partial shade; moist, well drained soils.

Notes

Found in moist meadows and woods.