Annuals

Melampodium

Melampodium Image

Common Name: melampodium

Type: Annual

Family: Asteraceae

Zone: 2 to 11

Height: 1.00 to 2.00 feet

Spread: 0.75 to 1.00 feet

Bloom Time: May to frost

Bloom Description: Yellow

Sun: Full sun

Water: Medium

Maintenance: Low

Suggested Use: Annual, Naturalize

Flower: Showy

Grower Information: Annual. Easily grown in average, evenly moist, well-drained soils in full sun. Needs consistent moisture, but prefers soils slightly on the dry side.  Set seedlings or purchased plants out after last frost date. Although plants are quite tolerant of hot and humid summer weather, taller stems tend to flop in the heat of summer. Deadheading is not required. May self-seed in optimum growing conditions.

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Melampodium

Melampodium Image

Common Name: melampodium

Type: Annual

Family: Asteraceae

Zone: 2 to 11

Height: 1.00 to 2.00 feet

Spread: 0.75 to 1.00 feet

Bloom Time: May to frost

Bloom Description: Yellow

Sun: Full sun

Water: Medium

Maintenance: Low

Suggested Use: Annual, Naturalize

Flower: Showy

Grower Information: Annual. Easily grown in average, evenly moist, well-drained soils in full sun. Needs consistent moisture, but prefers soils slightly on the dry side.  Set seedlings or purchased plants out after last frost date. Although plants are quite tolerant of hot and humid summer weather, taller stems tend to flop in the heat of summer. Deadheading is not required. May self-seed in optimum growing conditions.