|The Prairie Sunflower is a member of
the Sunflower Family.
plant grows to 4 feet in height and has green lance shaped leaves to 2 inches in length. It can typically be found growing
along roads and in fields at elevations
between 1000 and 7500 feet.
The Prairie Sunflower is also
referred to as a narrowleaf sunflower or sand sunflower.
The Prairie Sunflower blooms between April and October
and produces a yellow rayed flower with a brown central disk.