False Sunflower

False Sunflower

Helianthus Occidentalis

Native to East and Central North America, the Helianthus Occidentalis is a common sunflower that blooms great yellow petals that attract a plethora of birds and butterflies. This adaptive plant also grows well in difficult soils such as clay, loam, and sand. The Helianthus Occidentalis prevents erosions and holds together problematic soil well.


General Information:

Mature Height:  3-6 Feet
Mature Width: 

Flower Color:  Yellow
Fall Color:  N/A

Soil Type:

Dry,  Mesic


Full Sun

Bloom Period:




Pair With:

Prairie Blazing Star