Texas greeneyes, Broochflower
Asteraceae (Aster Family)
Marcus, Joseph A.
Named for French-Swiss physician Jean Louis Berlandier (1805-1851) who collected plants in Texas and northern Mexico.
Image Gallery: 29 photo(s) available
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Size Notes:
2-3 Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov
, TX Native Habitat:
Sloped meadows and edges of thickets of North Central and Central Texas. Well-drained caliche, loam, sand.
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement:
Part Shade Soil Moisture:
Moist Conditions Comments:
This striking yellow flower
gets its name from its green center. Texas green-eyes grows tall and looks great surrounded by native
BenefitConspicuous Flowers: yes
Nectar Source: yes
Deer Resistant: Moderate