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Purple-headed Sneezeweed
Helenium nudiflorum

Purple-headed Sneezeweed
Purple-headed Sneezeweed

Quick Profile

Exposure
Full Sun
 
Mature Height
1 - 3 Feet
 
USDA Hardiness Zones
3 - 9 
 
Native To:
Illinois
Indiana
Michigan
Missouri
Ohio
Wisconsin
 
Soil Conditions
Moist, Well-Drained
Wet
 
Bloom Color
Yellow
 
Bloom Season
June - October
 

Features

Yellow daisy-like flowers with prominent, deep purple raised centers.

Culture

Full sun; moist, well drained to wet sites; avoid dry sites.

Notes

Found in damp thickets and meadows.