General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Plant Height: 12 to 24 inches (30 to 60 cm)
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Flower Time: Year Round
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Beach Front
Uses: Erosion control
Suitable as Annual
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant

Common names
  • Beach Sunflower
  • Dune Sunflower
  • East Coast Dune Sunflower

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Location: Southwest Florida
Date: July 2012
this ssp. is more prostrate than the common H. debilis.

Date: 2011-04-12




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