Plants ordered today will begin shipping mid-March 2024
Petasites (Petasites palmatus), potted plant, organic
Family: Aster (Asteraceae)
Zones 6 to 10
(Western Butterbur) Herbaceous perennial flowering white to 3 feet tall. Native to the Western US. The plant bears turgid, deeply palmate leaves up to a foot across. Traditional use (TWM, TNAM): Antitussive, pain relief, poultice to swellings, rheumatic joints. Contains low levels of pyrrolizidine alkaloids. Plant prefers gravelly soils, regular garden soils, and/or streamside habitat. Will take sun or shade. Space plants 1 foot apart.
Potted plant, certified organically grown