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Helianthus pauciflorus

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Plant types and subtypes: Perennials

Light Requirements: sun

Water Use: low

Soil Moisture: dry, moist

Soil Description: neutral, average, poor, loam, clay, sand, gravel/rock

Height: 2'-5'

Bloom Time: July, August, September

Bloom Color: yellow

Leaf Color: green

Hardiness Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

Additional Tags: attracts bees, attracts birds, attracts butterflies, colonizing, cut flowers, naturalizing

Helianthus pauciflorus (stiff sunflower)
  • Helianthus pauciflorus (stiff sunflower)
  • Helianthus pauciflorus (stiff sunflower)
  • Helianthus pauciflorus (stiff sunflower)

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Description

Helianthus pauciflorus

Also known as:

stiff sunflower

,

few-leaved sunflower

,

showy sunflower

,

prairie sunflower

Scientific Synonyms:

Native Range & Classification

Recorded County Distribution: USDA data

Native Range:
AR, AZ, CO, CT, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NY, OK, PA, RI, SD, TX, VA, VT, WI, WY

Classification

Kingdom Plantae Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Asterales
Family Asteraceae Aster family
Genus Helianthus sunflower
Species Helianthus pauciflorus stiff sunflower