Northeast Pollinator Plants
Aruncus dioicus (Goatsbeard)
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: Goatsbeard
Attracts: Butterflies, Larval Host
Use: Garden, Rain Garden
Light: Part Sun to Full Shade
Hardiness Zone: 4 to 8 USDA Zone Map
Flower Time: Mid May - Late June
Flower Color: Creamy White Plumes
Height: 3'- 6'
Notes: Aruncus dioicus (Goatsbeard) is a robust butterfly attractant, sporting large creamy plumes and serving as a host plant for the Dusky Azure butterfly.
Noted as deer-resistant by UVM.
Naturalized in ME, MA, NY and native to east central southeast US: Biota of North America Program (BONAP) – North American Plant Atlas (NAPA).