Goat's Beard

Aruncus dioicus

Feathery plumes of white flowers rise from pinnately compound leaves.  Goat's Beard is a large shrub-like perennial that spreads slowly by rhizomes to form attractive patches. An excellent choice for a background plant in woodland settings or shade …

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Plants 4" Pots
1-4 $7.99 ea.
5-10 $6.99 ea.
11+ $5.99 ea.
Availability: In stock
SKU
52011-04
Cultural Details
Soil Type Clay, Loam, Sand
Soil Moisture Medium, Moist, Wet
Sun Exposure Partial, Shade
Height 4' - 6'
Bloom Color White
Bloom Time May, June
Spacing 4' - 6'
Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Root Type Rhizome
Benefits Pollinators, Host Plant

Feathery plumes of white flowers rise from pinnately compound leaves. Goat's Beard (Aruncus dioicus) is a large shrub-like perennial that spreads slowly by rhizomes to form attractive patches. An excellent choice for a background plant in woodland settings or shade gardens, it can be planted in sunny areas, as well, provided there is good moisture. Host plant to the Dusky Azure butterfly.