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Directory of Wildflowers

Oxeye Sunflower
Heliopsis helianthoides

Oxeye Sunflower
Oxeye Sunflower

Quick Profile

Exposure
Full Sun
 
Mature Height
3 - 6 Feet
 
USDA Hardiness Zones
3 - 9 
 
Native To:
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Michigan
Missouri
Ohio
Wisconsin
 
Soil Conditions
Dry
Moist, Well-Drained
 
Bloom Color
Yellow
 
Bloom Season
June - August
 

Features

Bright yellow daisies.

Culture

Full sun; moist, well drained to dry sites.

Notes

Found in open woods and prairies.