Erigeron strigosus (Fr: vergerette rude | En: Prairie fleabane)
Prairie fleabane or Daisy fleabane is a wonderful perennial for dry sunny areas and a perfect plant for dry prairie plantings. It is quite a thin plant that seems to play very well with others, as it rarely is able to crowd out other plants.
It's white flowers attract a large diversity of native bees. Each plant can sport 200 or so flowers so be prepared for a lot of visiting pollinators.
Flowering: June to September
Height: 30 cm- 1 m
Habitat: rock barrens, sand dunes, prairies
Sun requirements: full sun
Moisture requirements: dry to moderate
Soil requirements: various soil types