Bidens laevis, Smooth Beggarticks Organically Grown Native Wildflower Plug

$6.00

150 in stock

Bidens laevis, Smooth Beggarticks Organically Grown Native Wildflower Plug

There is a  required minimum purchase of 5 individual plant plugs for this species.  There are 50 individual plant plugs of this species in a tray.

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25 or more $3.00 each
50 or more $1.50 each

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Description

Bidens laevis, Smooth Beggarticks Organically Grown Native Wildflower Plug

Bidens laevis is a species of flowering plant in the daisy family known by the common names larger bur-marigold and smooth beggarticks. It is native to South America, Mexico, and the southern and eastern United States. It grows in wetlands, including estuaries and riverbanks

Bidens laevis (L.) Britton, Sterns & Poggenb.
Smooth Beggartick, Smooth Bidens, Smooth Bur Marigold, Larger Bur Marigold
Asteraceae (Aster Family)
Synonym(s): Bidens elegans, Bidens nashii, Helianthus laevis
USDA Symbol: bila
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

Plant Characteristics
Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Leaf Retention: Deciduous
Leaf Arrangement: Opposite
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Leaf Shape: Elliptic , Lanceolate , Linear , Obovate
Leaf Base: Cuneate
Fruit Type: Achene
Size Notes: 1-3′
Leaf: Green
Size Class: 1-3 ft.
Bloom Information
Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct
Distribution
USA: AL , AR , AZ , CA , CT , DC , DE , FL , GA , IN , KY , LA , MA , MD , ME , MO , NC , NH , NJ , NM , NV , NY , OH , PA , RI , SC , TN , TX , VA , WV
Native Habitat: Scattered in wet areas, ponds and streams in east, southeast and north central Texas and the Edwards Plateau; rare in the Trans-Pecos; most of the US except the higher mountainous areas.
Growing Conditions
Water Use: High
Light Requirement: Sun , Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Moist , Wet
CaCO3 Tolerance: Medium
Conditions Comments: Will bloom until frost. Plant seed or roots in sandy to clayey soil in a bog or on the edge of a pond. Will bloom best in full sun. Reseeds easily.
Benefit
Conspicuous Flowers: yes
Nectar Source: yes
Value to Beneficial Insects
Special Value to Native Bees
Supports Conservation Biological Control

This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.

 

 

Bidens laevis, Smooth Beggarticks Organically Grown Native Wildflower Plug