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Yellow Goat's-beard Tragopogon pratensis

Phonetic Spelling
tra-go-POH-gon pray-TEN-sis
Description

Season:

Early summer into fall

Height:

1-3 ft.

Foliage:

Grasslike leaves that embrace the smooth stem

Flower:

Pale yellow petals; long pointed bracts; closes at mid-day

Site:

Waste places, roadsides

Life Cycle:

Perennial

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Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#wildflower garden
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#wildflower garden
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Tragopogon
    Species:
    pratensis
    Family:
    Asteraceae
    Life Cycle:
    Perennial
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Wildflower
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Fall
    Summer
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Shape:
    Lanceolate
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No