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Compass Plant

Silphium laciniatum

Compass Plant

General Information

Plant Information

Plant Type:

Herbaceous perennial

Sun Preference:

Full Sun * Part Sun

Soil Moisture Preference:

Medium-Wet * Medium * Medium-Dry * Dry

Plant Height:

6 to 8 feet

Plant Width:

1.5 to 3 feet

Plant Spacing:

3 to 4 feet

Flower Color:


Flower timing:

July to September

Culture Information:


Pests & Disease:

Wildlife Use:

Native to:

More Information:
NC State Plant Database:
Missouri Botanical Garden:
TN-KY Plant Atlas

Other Link:

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