The seeds travel only a short distance from the mother plant when the cylindrical spikes are shaken by the wind.
Linda Ulland Memorial Gardens
A Forager's Garden is unique in these parts...mostly because plants to be foraged are wild, native and not usually neatly tucked into a gard
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Can you recognize weeds among patches of perennials like milkweed, sedum, bergamot, asters or prairie phlox?
People sometimes call these flowers button snakeroot or gayfeather. This plant can grow up to six feet tall!
The nectar of the flowers attracts primarily long-tongued bees, butterflies, and skippers. Other visitors include moths and bee flies.
The nectar of the flowers attracts long-tongued bees, bee flies, butterflies, skippers, and hummingbird moths.
The flowers are visited primarily by long-tongued bees, bee flies, butterflies, and skippers.
The nectar and pollen of the flowerheads attract honeybees, bumblebees, cuckoo bees, digger bees, leaf-cutting bees, Halictid bees, Andrenid bees, Sphecid wasps, Syrphid flies, Muscid flies, butter