Pale-leaved Sunflower

Pale-leaved Sunflower

Latin Name: Helianthus strumosus

Type: Forb/Flower

Light: Sun / Part Sun

Moisture: Dry / Dry-Mesic / Mesic

Soil: Sand / Loam / Clay

Size: 3-5 feet

Color: Yellow

Bloom Time: August / September / October

Description: This sunflower will thrive in full shade giving the area a much needed boost of color by the end of summer, but it prefers a few hours of sunlight a day. The underside of the leaves are pale.