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Silphium-Cup Plant

Silphium-Cup Plant
Full-Part Sun
Blooms Late Summer-Fall
Zone 4

A 6' native perennial with numerous large composite yellow flowers. Stout leaves are joined at the stem to form a small cup that holds water attracting birds and beneficial insects. Cup plants are drought tolerant and will also tolerate clay soil. Very little care required. Attracts birds, butterflies and humming birds.provides nesting material for native bees.

$6 pot