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Silphium perfoliatum, Cup Plant

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Product Description

Silphium perfoliatum

Cup Plant

  • Yellow flowers on the tops of the Cup Plant.
  • The blooms appear July to September.
  • Cup Plant reaches a height of 72 to 96 inches.
  • Silphium perfoliatum grows in average to moist soil conditions.
  • Cup Plant likes full sun to light shade.
  • When planting space 24 to 36 inches.
  • Silphium perfoliatum is edible.
  • This plant has been used for medicinal.
  • The small cup formed by the leaves holds water for wildlife and attracts birds.
  • Cup plant is a source of nectar for the Butterfly,
  • As well as the Humming Bird food source.
  • This plant is beneficial to Honey Bees, Native Bees and Bumble Bees.
  • Offered in quart pots.