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Mesic to wet prairie species. Species has limited inundation tolerance.
Attracts butterflies and is used for cover.
Extensive fibrous root system stabilizes soil on upland slope buffers.
1 to 2 feet
Nutrient Load Tolerance
Low to moderate
Flowering Color and Time
Yellow with black/brown center
June to July
Partial to full sun
.125 - .3 lbs/acre
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