Ox eye Sunflower – Heliopsis helianthus
Ox Eye sunflower produces a plethora of 2-3 inch yellow flowers on 3-5 foot stems from summer into the fall. This perennial plant is bushy and grows in clumps.
Often found on the edge of the woods, Ox eye makes a great border, beautiful in cottage gardens and other low maintenance plantings.
The Ox eye Sunflower prefers sun but will tolerate light shade. This great low maintenance plant will tolerate any soil and is drought resistant.
Ox eye is hardy in Zones 4-9 and attracts bees and butterflies. It is also pest and deer resistant.