Veronicastrum virginicum (Culver's Root)
Culver's Root reaches around five feet high and is crowned by a tall cluster of bright white flower spikes of tightly packed florets. A favorite of bees, butterflies, and other pollinators, it is found in prairie to savanna situations and thrives in moist to mesic soils. Named after Dr. Culver, an early American physician, who used the plant for its laxative properties.
- Sun Exposure Prairie/Savanna
- Soil Conditions Wet Mesic-Dry Mesic
- Height 4'-5'
- Flower Color White
- Flower Time June-August
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