(Silphium laciniatum ‘Compass Plant’)
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Compass Plant is a native perennial flower that can be found growing in glades and prairies throughout the southeastern United States. At maturity, this plant reaches the height of 4-10' and features a thick hairy stem, 18” deeply divided lower leaves that get smaller as they progress upwards, and 5” yellow sunflower-like flowers with a yellow center. This plant can be grown in a large container, it attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds, it's both edible and medicinal, tolerates drought, resists deer, self sows, and is great as a cut flower!