Onosmodium bejariense (Onosmodium molle)
$7.95 – $11.95
Soil: Mesic (Medium) – Xeric (Dry)
Sun: Full Sun – Part Sun
Height: 2-4 feet
Color: Green, inconspicuous
Blooms: June – July
Suggested Uses: False gromwell is a beautiful prairie plant with distinctive, soft leaves and white, pearly seeds. This is a great plant for home gardens and restorations that grows well on sandy and rocky soils. Drought tolerant.
Native Range: Native to the Great Plains, the Midwest and parts of the Northeast. Native throughout Minnesota except for the Northeast corner.
Pollinators: Bees and butterflies. This plant is an important nectar source for monarch butterflies.
Flowers: Inconspicuous. Seeds are white and pearly.
Leaves: Soft hairs make the leaves a silvery green.
Other Names: Soft-hair Marbleseed
More information: USDA plant profile