Native Plant Encyclopedia



  Stiff SunflowerHelianthus pauciflorus  


  Recommended Planting Range




  (previously: Helianthus rigidus)

Description


Stiff sunflower grows in sunny, dry prairies on light, loose soil such as sandy loam, or on sandy-gravelly slopes. It spreads readily by rhizomes. It has a relatively slender stem and a few long, erect flowering branches.

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