Missouri Wildflower Guide


Saving the mayweed and the pigweed
     Nothing will know that you are dead --
These, and perhaps a useless wagon
     Standing beside some tumbled shed.

 

From "Elegy Before Death" by Edna St. Vincent Millay

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mayweed

(This page is incomplete.)

 

  • Bloom Time

    Jun-Oct

     

  • Habit

    Herbaceous

     

  • Height

    1-2 feet

     

  • Flower Size

    ½ inch