“Biological diversity is the key to the maintenance of the world as we know it.”
~ E.O. Wilson, Biodiversity
Large yellow flowers with drooping petals surround a brown seed head. Plants bloom profusely all summer. Birds eat the seed if old flowers are left on the plant. Tends to self-seed and spread but looks great in masses. Good for erosion control.
Prairie, Glade, Savanna/Woodland
Savanna / Woodland
Medium Sun/Average Shade
Late (July - frost)
Ornamental Fruits/Pods/Seed Heads