Xanthorhiza simplicissima Yellowroot ZONE 3

A native deciduous woody groundcover spreading by underground stems, small purple flowers in spring turn to star-shaped fruit enjoyed by birds. Clear yellow fall color transitions to burgundy-purple.

Great For: Spreading groundcover Foliage accent

HEIGHT: 18-30"

WIDTH: 18-24"

SUN: 2-6 hours

SOIL: Dry Moist Sandy

Attracts BirdsDeer ResistantNative of New EnglandBears Fruit
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Flower Color: Purple

Bloom Time: Spring

Growth Rate: Rapid

Shape: Groundcover

Feeding: Plant-tone

Fall Color: Orange Red Yellow

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