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Helianthus
Photo 10 of 18Swamp sunflower. This cheery perennial sunflower (Helianthus angustifolius) is a great choice for a moist or wet site. It blooms from late summer to fall, and, depending on the variety, can reach 6 to 10 feet tall. Space plants 3 feet apart to give them room to colonize. In early June cut the plants back about one-third to avoid having too-tall plants that get toppled by wind. USDA Hardiness Zones: 4 to 9

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