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Heliopsis helianthoides

Smooth Oxeye

Description:

Adaptable perennial of dry open sites. Showy golden flowers in summer. From 3 to 4 feet tall. Likes sandy soil. Needs full sun and can tolerate moist to dry conditions.

Plant Overview:

Other Common Names:Oxeye Sunflower, False Sunflower
Plant Family:Asteraceae
Plant Type:Herbaceous
Plant Duration:Perennial
Attracts Pollinators and Wildlife:Hummingbirds
Bloom Time:June to September
Fruit Timing:Fall
Global and State Rank:G5, SNR
Commercially available landscape plant?Yes
Soil Characteristics:
Soil Type:Sandy
Soil Moisture:Dry, Moist
Soil pH:Slightly Acidic, Neutral, Slightly Alkaline
Light Needs:
Opitmal Light:Sun
Light Range:Sun
Water Needs of Plant:
Soil Moisture:Dry, Moist

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