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Xanthorhiza simplicissima

Common Name(s):

Description

Drought tolerant

Cultivars:
Tags:
#native#deciduous#shrub
Cultivars:
Tags:
#native#deciduous#shrub
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Xanthorhiza
    Species:
    simplicissima
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Native Plant
    Shrub
    Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Texture:
    Medium
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)
    Soil Drainage:
    Good Drainage
    Usda Plant Hardiness Zone:
    3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 5a, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8b, 9a, 9b
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Brown/Copper
    Purple/Lavender
    Flower Description:
    Brownish purple flowers in spring
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Leaf Type:
    Compound (Pinnately , Bipinnately, Palmately)
    Leaf Arrangement:
    Alternate
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Length:
    3-6 inches
    Leaf Description:
    Alternate, compound pinnate leaves; 3 to 5 leaflets
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No