University of Illinois Extension
Golden Alexanders (Zizia aurea) - Wildflowers

Directory of Wildflowers

Golden Alexanders
Zizia aurea

Golden Alexanders
Golden Alexanders

Quick Profile

Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
 
Mature Height
1 - 2 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
April - June
 

Features

Compound clusters of yellow flowers and compound leaves

Culture

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

Notes

Found in meadows and moist woods.