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Gray-headed Coneflower (Ratibida pinnata) - Wildflowers

Directory of Wildflowers

Gray-headed Coneflower
Ratibida pinnata

Gray-headed Coneflower
Gray-headed Coneflower

Quick Profile

Exposure
Full Sun
 
Mature Height
3 - 5 Feet
 
USDA Hardiness Zones
3 - 8 
 
Native To:
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Michigan
Missouri
Ohio
Wisconsin
 
Soil Conditions
Moist, Well-Drained
 
Bloom Color
Yellow
 
Bloom Season
June - September
 

Features

Yellow daisies with drooping petals and a pronounced center cone.

Culture

Full sun; moist, well drained soils.

Notes

Found in prairies and fields.