Seward Montessori Plant Sale

Silphium laciniatum - Compass Plant

  • Native to MN perennial
  • Prefers full to partial sun and dry to wet-medium soils
  • Large yellow, sunflower-like flowers mid-late summer 
  • Up to 4-8 feet tall
  • A true icon of the prairie. May take some years to establish and send up flowering shoots. Unique, large, deeply lobed, basal foliage adds interest to the garden.