Geum triflorum Pursh
Old man’s whiskers/ Prairie Smoke
3″ x 6″h (seed head)
- Blooms: Spring Bloom
- Water/Drainage Dry to medium
- Soil Type: Sand, Sand loam
Called a Versitale plant for the rock garden.
It has 3 season interest and you might be lucky to see a bumble-bee! I have not seen one in more than two years in my garden, the last taking sips of the lovely echinacea.
Made for well drained, hot / dry sites.
but also found in sub-alpine and montane meadows. The leaves are like those of curled parsley, but more upright in
I plan to line the path with these and smelly geraniums.
Purchased 3 from Prairie Nursery. Delivered on 6/4/2019. These will go into larger pots for planting later in the year.