Plant Ecoregion Distribution Map (hover for ecoregion names)
Native Habitat: Wetland or Riparian
East Central Texas Plains, Edwards Plateau, Gulf Coast Prairies and Marshes, Southern Texas Plains, Texas Blackland Prairies, Western Gulf Coastal Plain
Good plant for pond gardens. Set up a pond or a water collection tank near a downspout to supplement water.
The fragrant, rose-colored flowers grow in small heads in a flat-topped cluster at the end of the stems. A showy addition to any garden that has moist or shallow, submerged soils. Foliage is very aromatic, adding to its deer resistant properties. Reseeds readily in moist conditions.