Eastern Shooting Star Picture

Clusters of white to pale pink flowers borne on 1 to 2 foot tall stalks from April to May really do look like a shower of shooting stars, basal rosette of large (up to 6 inch) gray-green oblong leaves, plants go completely dormant during the summer months, spreads by seed, good pollen source for native bees, good Rain garden plant.

Dry To Moist
Sun To Part Shade
1-2 foot tall
Plant Hardiness Zones: Zone 4a-7b

Native Range: s. NY to se PA, south to ne TX & the FL panhandle. Rare in FL, MI, MN, & PA. Extirpated in NY

Germination - Easy: Cold stratify 8 weeks. Surface sow and press into soil.

Eastern Shooting Star in a 3.5 inch pot $14.25
Eastern Shooting Star Seed Packet $5.00 (Temporarily Sold Out*)

*We normally carry this item but are temporarily sold out. We expect to have it available again as soon as our plants in production reach sufficient size/maturity or we harvest more seed. In some cases, plants may be recovering from caterpillar damage (Monarchs love our Milkweed), wind or hail damage, rampaging woodchucks, downed trees, or other natural issues. We are constantly updating our web site so please check back again.

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Eastern Shooting Star Drawing