TEXAS yellow STAR, STAR DAISY

FAMILY: Asteraceae | GENUS: LINDHEIMERA texana

TYPE
  • Annuals
SUN EXPOSURE
  • Full Sun
WATER
  • Drought Tolerant
PLANTING ZONES
  • US (Upper South) / Zone 6
  • MS (Middle South) / Zone 7
  • LS (Lower South) / Zone 8
  • CS (Coastal South) / Zone 9
  • TS (Tropical South) / Zone 10
  • TS (Tropical South) / Zone 11

Plant Details

This rugged Texas native forms a basal rosette of coarse, tapered leaves that reach 23 in. long. Thick, hairy stems rise 12 ft. tall and are topped by star-shaped, yellow flowers to 1 in. across. Blooms profusely from March through May, providing early color for wildflower gardens. Spent petals drop cleanly. Does best in dryish, sandy or rocky soil. Space plants about 1 ft. apart.

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