Small Woodland Sunflower

Semi-erect stem with opposite lance shaped leaves topped with small flowers. The flowers are yellow with a yellow center and about 1" across. This plant thrives in woodland shade.

Scientific Name: Helianthus microcephala
Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: July, August
Butterfly Host: Silvery Checkerspot Butterfly (Chlosyne nycteis); Gorgone Checkerspot (Chlosyne gorgone
Container Size: 3/4 gallon
Cultural Uses: N/A
Fall Foliage: No
Fruit: Dark brown nutlets massed in the center of the flower
Habit: Herb
Height: 2-5'
Light Needs: Part Shade (2-5 hrs. direct sun), Full Sun (5+ hrs. direct sun)
Square Feet Used: 6
Type Of Garden Ecotone: Other
Water Needs: Dry, Average

Price: $10.00

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