Ratibida columnifera (Mexican Hat)

Ratibida columnifera

Quick Facts:

    Common Names: mexican hat, upright prairie coneflower
    Lifespan: Perennial
    Zones: 3 - 9
    Type: Forb

Ratibida columnifera, or Mexican hat, is native to the entire United States except 9 states in the northeast, Pacific northwest and middle south; it grows in prairies, fields, roadsides and disturbed areas.

In our yard, this grows in the Prairie.

Our growing score: 4

Other pictures of this plant:

               Seedpod                                           Leaf                                            Stem                                        Seed                                          Habit


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