Northeast Pollinator Plants
Collinsonia canadensis (Horsebalm, Rich Weed, Stone Root)
We ship only to the New England and New York states. Orders are shipped mid-June through September. We ship within two weeks of order or by mid-June for orders placed before shipping starts. Shipping free for any combination of 13+ plants. Plants are delivered in a biodegradable wood fiber pot, 2.75" diameter by 3.5" deep. Please email if you prefer to order/pay by check than on-line, see Contact Us below.
Common Name: Horse Balm. Rich Weed, Stone Root
Attracts: Bees (especially bumblebees), Moths, Birds
Light: Part Shade
Hardiness Zone: 4 - 8 USDA Zone Map
Flower Time: August - September
Flower Color: Light Yellow
Height: 2' - 4'
Notes: Collinsonia canadensis, Horse Balm, is a great filler plant with glossy leaves, for part shade naturalized gardens, producing clusters of tubular yellow flowers attractive to many pollinators. Noted as deer-resistant by UVM.
Native to NE (except ME), SE and Mid-Atlantic US: Biota of North America Program (BONAP) – North American Plant Atlas (NAPA).