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