These alluring red wildflowers are native to the United States and a must-have for all wildflower gardens. This perennial is considered to be one of the showiest flowers as they grow on tall spikes and look brilliant planted alongside other wildflowers and/or trees. This beauty got its name from the bright red robes worn by the Roman Catholic cardinals. A butterfly garden is not complete without this showy flower.
Attracts: Checkered White, and more
Sun Exposure: Sun or Partial Shade
Soil: Rich, moist soil
Average Height: 3 ft. - 5 ft.
Average Spread: 9 in. - 18 in.
USDA Plant Hardiness Zone: 2 - 10