Small, pink to rose-purple flowers on erect leafy stems. Leaves are narrow and lance-shaped. Flowers bloom mid-summer.
|Habitats||Oak Woodland, Upland Prairie and Savanna, Mixed Hardwood-Conifer Forest or Woodland, Wet Prairie|
|Habitat Notes||Occurs in ditches, prairies, oak woodlands, and conifer forests.|
|Mature Height||6 to 40 inches|
|Shade Preference||full sun, part shade, shade|
|Soil Tolerance||Prefers dry soils that are wet in spring.|
|Special Uses||Attracts pollinators.|