Common Name: Narrow-Leaved Sunflower
Scientific Name: Helianthus simulans
Family: Asteraceae (Compositae)
Garden Location: Wills Perennial Garden
The Tall Narrow-Leaved Sunflower is a perennial native to the southeastern United States. It has Narrow Willowy Leaves and reaches 8 feet in height. In fall it explodes into bloom covering itself in beautiful 3 inch bright yellow sunflowers. These blooms will last well into frosty temperatures.