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Early Sunflower, Smooth Oxeye
Full to part sun, moderately wet to moderately dry moisture level, tolerates a wide range of soils including clay. 3-5 feet height, blooms summer into fall, yellow orange flowers, aggressive re-seeder.
Germination Code: C(30)
Native Region: Statewide
Showy flowers on a low-maintenance plant. Long summer bloom period. Can be very invasive and weedy under its preferred conditions. Attracts butterflies and birds.