Nodding Beggarsticks

Bidens cernua
  • Description: Annual herb growing up to 150 cm, with bright yellow, nodding flowers.
  • Habitat: Swamps, marshes, wet meadows, and lakesides.
  • Pair with: Slough sedge, skunk cabbage, rushes, and black cottonwood.
  • Fun Fact: The unique nodding flowers attract a variety of pollinators, and the seeds are eaten by birds and ducks.

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