Helianthus pauciflorus (Helianthus rigidus)

Helianthus pauciflorus (Helianthus rigidus)

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Description

Soil: Mesic(Medium) to Dry(Xeric)
Sun: Full
Height: 2′-6′
Color: Yellow
Blooms: August-September
Flowers:  Composite, Daisy-like
Leaves:

Suggested Uses:

This plant has very beautiful, bright golden flowers.  The flowers are attractive to butterflies and beneficial insect and the seeds are attractive to birds. This plant is good for an upland prairie restoration project.

Interesting Facts

Medicinal Uses:
Food Uses: Oil from sunflower seeds can be used for cooking, and soap making.
Other Uses: pollinator plant
More Info:  Rhizomatous roots are aggressive.
Folklore:
Name: Helianthus is literally sunflower in Greek.
Other Names:

Additional information

Weight 1 lbs
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