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PlantFiles: Soft Golden Aster
Chrysopsis pilosa

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Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Chrysopsis (kris-OP-sis) (Info)
Species: pilosa (pil-OH-suh) (Info)

Synonym:Chrysopsis nuttallii
Synonym:Heterotheca pilosa

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Category:
Annuals

Height:
12-18 in. (30-45 cm)
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:
Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:
Not Applicable

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
N/A

Bloom Color:
Bright Yellow

Bloom Time:
Late Spring/Early Summer
Mid Summer
Late Summer/Early Fall
Mid Fall
Late Fall/Early Winter

Foliage:
Unknown - Tell us

Other details:
Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:
Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds

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Profile:

2 positives
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive jameso On Jun 28, 2012, jameso from Longview, TX wrote:

Not sure of the best method to sow the seeds although I've collected some. I guess I'll learn by trial and error. The blooms aren't overly abundant on the plant but it's a good plant for a wildflower garden.

Positive frostweed On Jun 7, 2007, frostweed from Josephine, Arlington, TX (Zone 8a) wrote:

Soft Golden Aster Chrysopsis pilosa is Native to Texas and other States.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Arlington, Texas
Longview, Texas



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