“Biological diversity is the key to the maintenance of the world as we know it.”
~ E.O. Wilson, Biodiversity
Bright yellow flowers on leafless stems in late summer. Birds feast on the seed.
Grow in average to dry soil. Spreads slowly by rhizomes.
This colony forming plant provides an excellent ground cover and is very effective for erosion control. Excellent seed source for finches. Use in native plant gardens, naturalized areas, prairies and meadows.
30 to 40 inches
12 to 16 inches
Season of Interest
Late (July - frost)