Missouri Wildflower Guide


A mile of lane, -- hedged high with ironweeds
And dying daisies, -- white with sun, that leads
Downward into a wood; through which a stream
     Steals like a shadow; over which is laid
A bridge of logs, worn deep by many a team,
     Sunk in the tangled shade.

 

From "Feud" by Madison Cawein

 

 

 

 

Yellow Ironweed

(This page is incomplete.)

 

  • Bloom Time

    May-Oct

     

  • Habit

    Herbaceous

     

  • Height

    3 to 8 feet