Hardiness Zone: 2 – 6
Height: 10 – 15ft.
Bloom Time: April – May
Bloom Color: Yellowish-green to yellow
Bloom Color: Full sun to part shade
Soil: Medium (loam) to heavy (clay)
Growth Rate: Fast
Benefit: Attracts chickadees, gold finches, deer and beavers, beavers use the stem to build dams. Leaves help build up the humus content of the soil. Tolerant of polluted soils, can be used for land reclamation, especially on coal tips.