Dracopis amplexicaulis (Clasping coneflower)

Also known as Rudbeckia amplexicaulis. Drought tolerant annual; full sun. Yellow flowers bloom summer and fall along roadsides, streambanks, fields and prairies. Easily established.

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INFORMATION & ATTRIBUTES

Family: Asteraceae

Duration: Annual

Growth Habit: Forb/herb

Native Status: Native

Growth Form: Single stem

Mature Height: 24 in.

Bloom Color: Yellow

Bloom Period: Late Summer

Annual Precipitation: 10-60 in.

Drought Tolerance: High

Shade Tolerance: Intolerant

Elevation: 

Wetland Indicator Status: FAC

Fire Resistance: No

Fire Tolerance: None

Nitrogen fixation: None

SOIL ADAPTATION

Coarse Texture: Yes

Medium Texture: Yes

Fine Texture: Yes

Salinity Tolerance: None

CaCO3 Tolerance: Medium

pH Range: 6.0-7.5


SEEDING NOTES

Seeds per Pound: 1,600,000

Seeding Rate: 26 PLS lbs/acre

Season: Fall/Spring

Days to Germination:


VARIETIES & LOCAL ACCESSIONS

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