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Gray-headed Coneflower (Ratibida pinnata)

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Plant Names (Nomenclature)

Common Plant Name Gray-headed Coneflower
Scientific Plant Name Ratibida pinnata
Other Common Names
Other Scientific Names
Common Family Name Aster
Scientific Family Name Asteraceae

Origin

Native Status Kansas Native
Native Definition Native Species: Native to Kansas and the United States

Growth Characteristics

Growth Habit/Form Herb broad-leaved, herbaceous (non-woody) plant; wildflowers and forbs
Life Span Perennial herbaceous; lives three or more years
Maximum Height 4.0 feet height in feet
Maximum Spread 3.0 feet width in feet
Flower Color Yellow, colors of the flowers
Flowering Season July - August typical months to expect blooms
Reproduction Seed Only methods of reproduction

Growth Requirements

Sun Exposure Full Sun Part Sun
Soil Moisture Moist to Drained

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