Prairie Dock is perhaps the tallest of the prairie composite reaching up to ten feet.
Its yellow flowers bloom mid summer and attract numerous pollinator and birds. Great seed source for fall migrating songbirds.
It grows form a tap root that can get quite large. Found in prairies from western Iowa through Ohio, North into Canada and South to Georgia.
Seed Envelopes contain approximately 0.02 ounces of seed and cover about 5 to 10 square feet.
Flower Color: Yellow
Height: 3 to 10 Feet
Light Requirements: Full Sun
Soil Hydrology: Mesic to Wet Soils
Bloom Time: July to September
Plant Type: Perennial
Stratification: Cold Moist (CM) 60 Days
Attracts: Bees, Butterflies, Birds