ID this wild flower please


Middle Tennessee
Thanks in advance,

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sweet_betsy No AL Z7

Conclinium/Blue Mist Flower

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wantonamara Z8 CenTex

It looks like Conoclinium coelestinum and it is native to Tennesee and most of the East of the country from Texas and Nebraska to the Atlantic. GREAT butterfly attracter. It is a bit of a thug in the garden so give it ROOM to expand if you are planting it otherwise you will grow to not like it. It is not a good plant for a small garden.

Here is a link that might be useful: Blue mistflower

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dandy_line (Z3b N Cent Mn)

It doesn't over winter this far north, but usually will reseed to some extent. A very very nice plant to have in a wildflower garden.
I started mine this year and didn't get them into the garden until July. They grow very rapidly once they get a start and are fully mature now and blooming-until end of October usually.

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