This very hardy annual wildflower, tolerant of drought and poor soil, grows to about 3 feet. 6 petal, sunny yellow, flowers adorn bright green leaves and can bloom year round in frost free zones. Will reseed in areas with colder climates.
NOTE: Although this plant is prickly - It is recommended that this plant should be kept away from pets or children
A mass planting of this flower will be unforgettable with butterflies and hummingbirds fluttering from flower to flower. The perfect addition to any sunny meadow or garden.
1. Native to Mexico
2. Considered by the Aztecs “the nourishment of the dead” they offered it as a sacrifice during ritual ceremonies
3. It is recommended that this plant should be kept away from pets or children