Alternate Name: Prairie agalinis
Family: (Scrophulariaceae) Snapdragon
Habitat: Prairies and woodland edges
Height: 2-3 ft.
Bloom Period: August - November
Description: Annual. Bloom color varies from pink to purple. Plants grow upright or sprawl. Grows well in dry or moist soils.
The Wildlife Connection: Very attractive to bees and butterflies. Larval host plant for the buckeye butterfly. In the fall look for buckeyes around gerardia patches.