Heliopsis helianthoides var. gracilis

smooth oxeye

Asteraceae (Compositae)

wildlife plant  


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Plant Specifics

Form: flower
Life Span: short-lived perennial
Size: Height: 3-5 ft    Width: 1-3 ft
Flower Color: flower color      yellow
Noted for: Showy flowers

Landscaping

Recommended Uses: Informal wildflower gardens.
Propagation: Seed
Availability: Seed
Light: light requirement   light requirement  
Moisture Tolerance:
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Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Clay, loam
Soil pH Range: Acidic to neutral

Ecology

Wildlife:
wildlife plant  
Attracts bees and butterflies.
Native Habitats: Pine-oak-hickory woods, longleaf pinelands, bluffs.

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range

USDA Zones:

Map is based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in: