General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Biennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Wet
Plant Height: 12-24 inches
Plant Spread: 12 inches
Leaves: Other: pubescent (hairy)
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Lavender
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Uses: Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Bees

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Common names
  • Great Waterleaf
  • Woolen Breeches

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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5b
Date: 2014-05-25
Developing a very nice colony by its fourth year in my deciduous,
Location: Natural open woodland area in northeastern Indiana.
Date: 2012-03-25
Variegated and divided basal leaves - early spring
Location: My Northeastern Indiana Garden -Zone 5b
Date: 2012-04-01
Location: Northeastern Indiana - Zone 5
Date: 2010-05-20
Biennial with two distinct and totally different leaf forms depen
Location: Indiana  zone 5
Date: 2016-05-09
along a small creek
Location: Illinois zone 6
Date: 2016-05-09
Location: Illinois zone 6
Date: 2016-05-09
Location: Illinois zone 6
Date: 2016-05-09
Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5b
Date: 2012-05-03
In the garden
Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5b
Date: 2012-04-30
Just prior to the first open blooms the leaves lose their waterma
Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5b
Date: 2012-04-29
Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5b
Date: 2012-04-29
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Possibly misidentified by zuzu Mar 8, 2016 7:23 PM 3

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