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Swamp sunflower can be found in wetland and swampy areas.

Swamp sunflower can be found in wetland and swampy areas. Typical inventory plug USDA, NRCS. 2012. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov, 8 October 2012). National Plant Data Team, Greensboro, NC 27401-4901 USA.

Helianthus angustifolia

Swamp sunflower

Numerous, bright blooms, narrow shiny deep green leaves. A spectacular show. Should be kept moist for best performance. Attracts butterflies, hummingbirds, other pollinators and songbirds. 


Height:

6-8 ft

USDA Hardiness Zone:

6-9

Bloom Color:

Yellow

Helianthus angustifolia Characteristics

Exposure

  • Full Sun to Partial Shade

Critter Resistance

  • Deer Resistant

Attracts Wildlife

  • Butterflies
  • Songbirds
  • Pollinators

Soil Moisture Preference

  • Moist to Wet

Attributes

  • Bog

Flowering Months

  • November
  • October

Foliage Color

  • Green

Interesting Notes:

For more information on this plant, visit the USDA PLANTS Database: http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=HEAN2