(Grindelia squarrosa) This unique species possesses many medicinal qualities and was used by many native tribes of the West. It is a sedative and is also effective in treating asthma attacks. Its sticky involucre will teach you what an involucre is!
Seed: Sept – Dec
Bloom Height: 6 – 18″
Sun: Full Sun
200 Seeds / Covers 10 sq ft
The best time to plant native wildflowers is during the fall, winter, or early spring. Pick a sunny site with rocky or sandy soil that is as weed free as possible. Thoroughly mix your seeds with 1 cup of sand. Hand scatter this mixture onto bare ground. Do not cover.