Missouri Wildflower Guide


Her gold hair fell on the wall of gold
     Like the delicate gossamer tangles spun
On the burnished disk of the marigold,
     Or the sun-flower turning to meet the sun
     When the gloom of the jealous night is done,
And the spear of the lily is aureoled.

 

From "In the Gold Room: a Harmony" by Oscar Wilde

 

 

 

 

Ashy Sunflower

(This page is incomplete.)

 

  • Bloom Time

    Jul-Sep

     

  • Habit

    Herbaceous

     

  • Height

    To 7 feet