Common Names: Cutleaf coneflower, goldenglow, green-headed coneflower, tall coneflower, sochan, thimbleweed
Sub-category: Aster family
It is a robust herbaceous perennial growing up to 3 meters tall. It has broadly ovate and somewhat glaucous leaves that are often deeply dissected. The composite flowers are produced in late summer and autumn. The disc flowers are green to yellowish green, while the rays are pale yellow. It is widely cultivated in gardens and for cut flowers. Numerous cultivars have been developed.
Its natural habitat is wet sites in flood plains, along stream banks, and in moist forests.
Primary Flower Color: Yellow
Secondary Flower Color: Green