Silphium perfoliatum

Cup Plant

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  • Large leaves attach directly to the stem of the plant forming a "cup"
  • Towering yellow daisy-like flowers in July- October
  • Food and drink to a wide range of wildlife, from birds to frogs
  • Moist to dry soils
  • Native to Eastern U.S

Height: 6-8 ft
Spread: 1-3 ft

Zone: 4-8
Color: Yellow

Characteristics & Attributes


  • Native

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