Charming herbaceous perennial boasting brilliant magenta flowers. Unusual swept-back flowers with a yellow ring around their base, from which 5 stamens join to form a downward-pointing beak. Blooms late spring to early summer.
|Habitats||Wet Prairie, Upland Prairie and Savanna|
|Shade Preference||full sun, part shade|
|Soil Tolerance||Humus-rich, moist, well-drained soils. Avoid poorly-drained wet soils, especially in winter.|
|Special Uses||beds and borders, woodland gardens|