Dracopis amplexicaulis

Dracopis amplexicaulis

Clasping coneflower

Previous scientific name(s): Rudbeckia amplexicaulis

Also known as Rudbeckia amplexicaulis. Drought tolerant annual; full sun. Yellow flowers bloom summer and fall along roadsides, streambanks, fields and prairies. Easily established.

Varieties: 

Species Attributes

Height: 
18 
- 26 
in.
Life Form: 
Annual
Native or Introduced: 
Native
Precipitation: 
Low
Sun & Shade Tolerance: 
Full Sun
Elevation: 
ft.

Soil Texture

Coarse: 
Not Adapted
Moderately Coarse: 
Best
Medium: 
Best
Moderately Fine: 
Average
Fine: 
Not Adapted

Soil pH

Acidic: 
Not Adapted
Neutral: 
Best
Basic: 
Not Adapted
Seeding Rate: 
- 2 
PLS lbs/Acre
Pure Seed per Bushel: 
26.80 lbs.
Seeds per Pound: 
922,000
Germination Time: 
Days
Mycorrhizal Dependent: 
Yes
Bloom Color: 
Yellow
Blooming Season: 
Summer
Fall