Bloom Time: Mid to Late Summer
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 to 8
Name: Prairie Dock
Scientific Name: Silphium terebinthinaceum
Introducing Prairie Dock, a remarkable native plant that graces your garden with its captivating beauty. This perennial thrives in USDA Hardiness Zones 4 to 8 and delights with its vibrant yellow blooms during mid to late summer.
The Prairie Dock's adaptability to various sun conditions makes it a versatile choice for any garden. With its large, rough-textured leaves that can reach up to 2 feet in length, it adds a touch of boldness to your landscape year-round.
This native plant is not only a visual delight but also a valuable resource for pollinators and songbirds, enhancing the biodiversity of your garden. Fun fact: Prairie Dock is known for its deep taproot, which can extend up to 12 feet underground, making it very drought-tolerant.
Bring the enchanting Prairie Dock to your outdoor space and enjoy its low-maintenance beauty. Shop now and transform your garden into a haven for wildlife with Prairie Dock.