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Pale-leafed Sunflower, Paleleaf Woodland Sunflower
Full to part sun, moderately wet to moderately dry moisture level, adaptable to most soils including clay, acidic pH. 3-7 feet height, blooms summer and fall, yellow flowers, spreads aggressively by rhizomes.
Germination Code: C(30)
Native Region: Statewide
Relatively easy to grow. Suckers are easy to weed out and transplant elsewhere. Best adapted to dappled shade conditions of woodlands. Attracts birds and bees.