Goldenstar, Green and Gold
Chrysogonum virginianum 'Pierre'

Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Chrysogonum (kris-OG-oh-num) (Info)
Species: virginianum (vir-jin-ee-AN-um) (Info)
Cultivar: Pierre

Category:

Perennials

Height:

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing:

15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)

USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)

USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

N/A

Bloom Color:

Bright Yellow

Bloom Time:

Mid Spring

Late Spring/Early Summer

Mid Summer

Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Herbaceous

Smooth-Textured

Other details:

Requires consistently moist soil; do not let dry out between waterings

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

By dividing the rootball

By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Louisville, Kentucky

Spencer, Massachusetts

Concord, North Carolina

Linden, Virginia

Gardeners' Notes:

2
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RatingContent
Positive

On Sep 14, 2010, themikeman from Concord, NC (Zone 7a) wrote:

Very bright yellow healthy looking hardy plant. It spreads fairly well, is early to sprout mid spring, and continuous blooms through late fall. Looks great from far back too. just excellent. highly recommended!!! mike.

Positive

On Jun 9, 2005, mickgene from Linden, VA (Zone 6a) wrote:

Superb in terms of both spread and degree to which it covers itself with flowers.