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Plant ID: 85918

ATP BB Code:
[plant]85918[/plant]
QR Code for Cowpen Daisy (<i>Verbesina encelioides</i>)

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Cowpen Daisy (Verbesina encelioides)

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» 7 members have this plant.

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruit: Edible to birds
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Late fall or early winter
Uses: Groundcover
Attracts Bees
Attracts Birds
Attracts Butterflies
Will Naturalize
Suitable for xeriscaping
Propagation: Seeds: Suitable for wintersowing
Other info: This plant self seeds.

Host for Bordered Patch Butterfly

Garden Tour:  Frostweed, (Josephine)Garden Tour: Frostweed, (Josephine)
By Sharon, December 10, 2011

We're going to Texas this week to visit the beautiful gardens of Frostweed. Come join us as we see what this very gracious lady has to share.

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Location: Lisa Veitenheimer Memorial Garden Watauga TXDate: 2011-10-10Loves to sprawl out in every direction.
By Debnes
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Location: My back yard N Watauga TXDate: 2011-10-10Prolific annual! Butterflies and bees love this!
By Debnes
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Location: Elephant Butte, NMthe leaves
By angele
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Location: Elephant Butte, NMDate: 10/6/2013several plants growing together
By angele
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Comments:
Posted by imabirdnut (North Texas - Zone 7b) on Aug 30, 2012 6:47 AM

Great Fall nectar plant for Monarch Migration! It is a host plant for Bordered Patch (Chlosyne lacinia).

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Posted by piksihk (Texas - Zone 9a) on May 9, 2013 11:07 AM

Self-sowed freely and grew through our mild winters, resulting in large clumps.

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