Sun: Full

Moisture: Medium to dry

Height: 3-6'

Bloom Time: June to August

Bloom Color: Yellow

Genotype: Winona, MN (shares a Level II ecosystem, Mixed Woods Plains, with Southeastern Michigan).


Easy-to-grow sunflower lookalike that tolerates clay soil and attracts a wide variety of native bees. Long summer-fall bloomtime. Supports Conservation Biological Control (attracts predatory or parasitoid insects that prey upon pest insects.) Deer resistent. 

Heliopsis helianthoides (False/Ox-Eye Sunflower)