Category: Seminum | Sub-Category: Wildflowers
Scientific Name (Genus/Species): Marshallia grandiflora
(P) to 18″. Barbara’s Buttons. An eastern American native. Tiny, pale pink, tubular florets with bluish-purple anthers form solitary, terminal shaggy flower heads that resemble Centaurea. Flowers rise on long stems from basal rosettes of deep green, lance-shaped leaves. Grows best in moist, humus-rich soil. Sun/partial shade. 3 & T2.