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Packera aureus

Golden Ragwort

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Packera aureus (Golden Ragwort)

In early spring, above 12" - 24" sparsely leaved stems, yellow daisy-like flowers open. This semi-evergreen is a good choice for moist, shady locations however it spreads rapidly and may be aggressive.

Additional Information:


Height
6-12 Inches

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Spread
8-24 Inches

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Bloom/Seasonal Color
Medium Yellow


USDA Hardiness Zone 3-8

Home Owner Growing and Maintenance Tips:
Good ground cover beneath trees where other plants won't grow.

Characteristics & Attributes

Hydrologic Designation

FACW

Season of Interest

Mid (May-June)
Early (Feb-Apr)

Soil Moisture

High
Moderate

Special Uses

Ground Cover

Sun Exposure

Medium Sun/Average Shade
Shade

USFS MO Ecological Map