Beach Sunflower (Helianthus debilis subsp. debilis)

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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
Groundcover
Suitable as Annual
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant

this ssp. is more prostrate than the common H. debilis.

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Date: 2011-04-12USDA
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