New York native wildflower occurs in woodland clearings, on sunny slopes. Very drought tolerant. Blue hooded flowers in loose racemes top 36" square stems.
After first flush of bloom is finished in August, this plant can be sheared back for a second flowering period before winter (Zone 7).
Garden(s): Bosque, Gardens of Remembrance
Origin of Species: Eastern North America
For Sale: No
Native New Yorker: Yes