Northeast Pollinator Plants
Filipendula rubra (Queen of the Prairie)
We ship only to the New England and New York states. If you live near Fairfax, VT, consider buying at our farm, River Berry Farm.
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Plants are delivered in a biodegradable wood fiber pot, 2.75" diameter by 3.5" deep.
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Common Name: Queen of the Prairie
Use: Naturalizing or Rain Garden
Light: Part Shade
Hardiness Zone: 3 to 8 USDA Zone Map
Flower Time: June to August
Flower Color: Pale Pink
Notes: Filipendula rubra (Queen of the Prairie) is a showy, statuesque naturalizing perennial with large pink plumes attracting lots of butterflies. It can handle full sun, but the leaves can scorch if the soil is dry.
Noted as deer-resistant by UVM.
Native to Northeastern and Upper Midwestern US: Biota of North America Program (BONAP) – North American Plant Atlas (NAPA).