Northeast Pollinator Plants
Helianthus maximiliani (Maximilian Sunflower)
We ship only to the New England and New York states. Orders are shipped mid-June through September. We ship within two weeks of order or by mid-June for orders placed before shipping starts. Shipping free for any combination of 13+ plants. Plants are delivered in a biodegradable wood fiber pot, 2.75" diameter by 3.5" deep. Please email if you prefer to order/pay by check than on-line, see Contact Us below.
Common Name: Maximilian Sunflower
Attracts: Bees, Butterflies, Birds
Light: Full Sun
Hardiness Zone: 4 to 9 USDA Zone Map
Soils: Dry to Moist
Flower Time: August - September
Flower Color: Golden Yellow
Notes: Helianthus maximiliani (Maximilian Sunflower) is a towering, showy wildflower that will spread somewhat aggressively through rhizomes, so give ti room and many wildlife/pollinator species will thank you, especially the bees.
Native to much of the US, but not VT and NH: Biota of North America Program (BONAP) – North American Plant Atlas (NAPA).