|Mexican Hat is a member of the Sunflower
plant grows to 3 feet in height and has narrow, green leaves that grow to
6 inches in length. The plant
typically grows in fields, clearings in pine forests and along road
sides at elevations between
5000 - 8500 feet.
Mexican Hat is also known as
Mexican Hat blooms between June - October and
produces a yellow flower with drooping petals to 3 inches in width
with a cone shaped column in the middle to 1.5 inches in height.