Packera obovata / Roundleaf Ragwort


A low-blooming herb of spring, often found on shallow soils over rich geology. Its attractive foliage is evergreen. A great groundcover for dry shade, with cheerful sunny blooms in great abundance.

Deer resistant. Host plant for the Northern Metalmark butterfly.

Height: <1′       Blooms: May

Siting: Dry to moist/well-drained soil, sun to part shade

Deer Resistance: High

Provenance: NJ


BONAP 2022 Packera obovata Native Range Map

Larval Host Plant (butterflies):
Northern Metalmark

Additional information


Quart, Cube, Three inch pot, Quart