Bold and beautiful, purple coneflower has a high tolerance for dry conditions.
By reducing competition, lousewort creates micro habitats where less-competitive forbs can thrive.
Dwarf milkweed plays host to monarch caterpillars and its flowers are visited by a variety of insects.
Its striking clusters of large inflated pods are a beautiful pale yellow blushed with red.
Striking deep pink flowers brighten the June landscape, turning to cute balls of dense fluff by mid-summer.
Stiff goldenrod is one of the relatively few prairie plants that seems to attract more attention when it’s not flowering.
Familiarity breeds comfort with this common plant of forest floors.
The magenta-coloured flowers are the most beautiful of all the asters.
The flowers provide a late-season nectar source for a wide range of insects.