Silphium 'Compass Plant' (Silphium laciniatum)

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Silphium laciniatum, scientifically known as Silphium laciniatum, is a captivating perennial that will add a touch of beauty to your garden. Also With its impressive height and sturdy, deeply lobed foliage, this plant exudes a sense of grace and charm. So Growing up to 6 to 12 feet tall, it forms lovely clusters of blooms, creating a stunning visual display.

Silphium laciniatum is a haven for pollinators, attracting bees and butterflies with its nectar-rich flowers. Additionally, its striking appearance and native status make it a valuable addition to naturalized landscapes and prairie gardens. Ideal for large landscapes, wildflower meadows, and sunny areas, this hardy species thrives in well-drained soil.

Embrace the allure of Silphium laciniatum and create a haven in your garden while celebrating the impressive beauty of its tall stature and the natural charm it brings to your outdoor space.

Fun Facts:

  • Botanical Name: (Silphium laciniatum)
  • Height: 60-108 in
  • Life Cycle: Perennial
  • Color: Yellow
  • Bloom Season: Summer/Fall
  • Light Requirements: Full Sun
  • Hardiness Zones: 3-8
  • Colorado Native Plant
  • Native Habitat: prairies, meadows, and open woodlands

More importantly here is what you get!

At Finding Nectar, you can purchase Silphium 'Compass Plant' (Silphium laciniatum) in a 4 inch pot, grown from seed, without the use of systemic pesticides, and are nurtured in living soil. We prioritize the root health of our flowers rather than forcing them to bloom, giving them the best chance to flourish in your yard within the first year.

Here is why it's important

At Finding Nectar in Arvada, Colorado, we highly value pollinators' vital role in ecosystems and food supply. Therefore, we thoughtfully select plants, like the Silphium 'Compass Plant' (Silphium laciniatum), to support them.

These nectar-rich and pollen-filled plants nourish bees, butterflies, and more. Also using our pollinator-friendly species, you actively preserve essential beings and create a thriving garden. Moreover, as a dedicated nursery serving the Front Range, you can shop worry-free about climate suitability.

Join us in creating a sustainable environment for both plants and pollinators! So, choose Finding Nectar for a greener future. Act now and make a difference with Finding Nectar!