Veronicastrum virginicum - Culver's root
Culver's Root adds an upright accent to any garden or meadow planting. It reaches 5 feet tall with candelabra-like spikes of white flowers. Elegant spires of white flowers that make a dramatic accent in the garden. The Xerxes Society recommends Culver's Root as an excellent pollinator plant to feed bees during the time between spring and full summer blooming plants.
"Root tea was used as a strong purgative." - Cornell University Botanical Gardens
Height: 5-7 ft
Water: Medium to wet
Bloom color: White
Bloom time: June, July