Starry Rosinweed

An erect slender stalk with dark green, lightly toothed leaves topped with one or several flowers. The blooms are very similar to sunflower species with yellow petals and a light green center full of disk flowers. Flowers are followed by compact seed heads full of small seeds. Blooms from late spring to early fall, long-lasting flowers.

Scientific Name: Silphium asteriscus
Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: June, July, August
Butterfly Host: N/A
Container Size: 3/4 gallon
Cultural Uses: N/A
Fall Foliage: No
Fruit: Tiny sunflower-like seeds develop in the spent flower head
Habit: Herb
Height: 2-5'
Light Needs: Part Shade (2-5 hrs. direct sun), Full Sun (5+ hrs. direct sun)
Square Feet Used: 4
Type Of Garden Ecotone: Farm, Community Garden, Street Scape, Urban Garden, Prairie Garden, Border Woodland, Mesic, Partial Sun, Sun, Upland
Water Needs: Average, Moist

Price: $10.00

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