Annual flower with leafy stems that grow up to 1′ tall. Small, fragrant white flowers with yellow centers along narrow coiled spikes. Blooms in early spring.
|Habitats||Shallow Marsh, Wet Prairie|
|Habitat Notes||Prefers low-lying, wet areas and is usually found in moist fields and open meadows, occasionally also along watercourses and ditches.|
|Shade Preference||full sun, part shade|
|Soil Tolerance||moist to wet soil|
|Special Uses||Attracts insects, bees, and butterflies.|