Blue Cohosh - Caulophyllum Thalictroides
The Blue Cohosh is a squall root. The Blue Cohosh was used for many centuries by Native Americans as a beneficial herb. It is a perennial that produces fruit very similar in appearance to blueberries. The Blue Cohosh has pretty blue-green foliage and grows form a stalk. It also features tulip-shaped leaves at its base. The Blue Cohosh makes a lovely addition to any garden or lawn and it likes to grow in little clumps where it has been planted. It does very well in both plant pots or as an indoor plant. It looks very exquisite in a shade garden and since it is a perennial it will come back every spring.
Blue Cohosh will normally bloom in April and bloom through June. It will grow great in almost any types of soil conditions. Blue Cohosh is a member of the buttercup family. This wildflower is great for natural areas. It can bring large amounts of color to the area as it is tall and the flower stands erect on the ends and is full allowing it to show a lot of colors.
The Blue cohosh is a great plant for your yard. It has a bright blue color and beautiful little blooms. They will make your yard look so pretty. They would look great in natural areas or near a pond. The leaves are a very pretty green color. They have a leathery feel to them with a rigidity edge. They are gorgeous in looks but have a different foliage appearance when you see them closely.
This perennial loves the rich loamy soil and does best when it has fertilizer. The bright blooms are seen in late spring and early summer. The blooms are bright blue and stand out among the green leaves. Add this plant with green foliage and see what happens!