Helianthus divaricatus


Common Name: woodland sunflower
Plant Type:Herbaceous
Light (original): sun to light shade
Light Requirements: Sun, Part Sun
Height:2 to 4 feet
Width:3 to 6 feet
Duration:Perennial
Habitat:Woodland
Soil Type:moist to moderately dry
Soil Moisture:Mesic
USDA Zones:3 to 9
Flower Colour:yellow
Bloom Time:summer
Comments:Aggressive. Very shade tolerant. Seeds attract birds.
Germination:Seed will germinate within 4 weeks if sown at 70°F
Picture Copyright: Larry Allain @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database