Common name: PRETTY SHOOTING STAR
Botanical name: Dodecatheon pulchellum
Light: Full to partial sun Height: 6 – 16 inches
Water: moderate to low, prefers moisture in spring
Soil type: rich well-drained soils
Perennial wildflower with basal waxy leaves and magenta pointed tubular flowers with yellow collars in May to August; very colorful in a garden; one of our favorites!