Plains Blackfoot

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Description

Sunflower Family : Asteraceae

Latin Name : Melampodium leucanthum
Longevity : Perennial
Season : Warm
Origin : Native
Value :
Wildlife – good
Livestock – fair

Remarks :

Also known as, “Ash-gray blackfoot”, “Blackfoot daisy”, and “Rock daisy”. Flowers March to November. This plant is a low growing perennial 8 to 12 inches in height. Adapted to rocky, gravelly, calcareous or sandy soils. The leaves are readily eaten by deer and antelope.

Source: USDA-NRCS

Additional information

Weight 1 lbs
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