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Xanthorhiza simplicissima



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Xanthorhiza simplicissima
Yellow-root

A deciduous woody groundcover spreading by underground stems, primarily grown for its bright green foliage. The genus name is derived from greek xanthos = yellow, rhiza = root, named for the bright yellow color of the roots.

Habit:Spreading, suckering, flat-topped groundcover with vertical stems, dense
Size:2-3' high
Color:Bright green turning to medium green
Texture:Medium
Hardiness:Zone 5b USDA
Habitat:New York Florida Texas - Kentucky
Family:Ranunculaceae

 
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