Blooming time: June-September
Height: 2-4 ft.
Stems and Leaves: Leaves are stalkless, downy,
opposite or in threes.
Flowers and Fruit: Slender spikes of 6-petaled
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Page last updated March 24, 2015
Text resources: Wildflowers of the Tallgrass Prairie- The Upper Midwest,
Sylvan T. Runkel and Dean M. Roosa;
A Field Guide to Wildflowers of the Northeastern and
North-central North America, Roger Tory Peterson and
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