Northeast Pollinator Plants
Zizia aurea (Golden Zizia or Golden Alexander)
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.
Shipping will be in the order received. Please check the Home Page for updated expected ship date. Free shipping for 15 or more plants.
Plants are delivered in a biodegradable wood fiber pot, 2.75" diameter by 3.5" deep.
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Common Name: Golden Zizia or Golden Alexander
Attracts: Bees, Butterflies, Larval Host Plant
Light: Full Sun to Part Sun
Hardiness Zone: 3 to 8 USDA Zone Map
Flower Time: May - June
Flower Color: Yellow, Chartreuse
Notes: Zizia aurea (Golden Zizia) is a short-lived but self-seeding beauty, that supports unique, showy chartreuse/yellow umbels attractive to bees and many beneficial insects.
Host plant of VT Bee Species of Greatest Conservation Need (SGCN):
Bombus rufocinctus (Red-Belted Bumble bee)
Hylaeus basalis (Cinquefoil Masked bee)
Perdita maculigera (Sandbar Willow Fairy bee)
Stelis foederalis (Federal Dark bee)
Stelis labiata (Labiate Dark bee)
Native to Eastern, Southern, Midwestern US: Biota of North America Program (BONAP) – North American Plant Atlas (NAPA).