Denver Plants

Common name: "Old Man of the Mountain"
Latin name:
Hymenoxys grandiflora

Old Man of the Mountain
Zone: 3 - 7
Elevation to:
Growth habit:
Clump forming
Max height:
4" - 6"
Spread: 4" - 6"
Flowers: Yes, May - June
Flower type: Daisy like
Native to area: Yes
Available varieties: 1
Water: Pictured: Old Man of the Mountain
Hymenoxys grandiflora
Perennial Cultivation: Plant Old Man of the Mountain in full sun to partial shade, in fertile well drained soil. Being a native plant it tolerates drought well. 

"Old Man of the Mountain" can be found in alpine meadows of the Colorado Rockies.

Plants could be relocated from private property or purchase pre-started Hymenoxys plants from your local Garden Center. Plants may be divided in spring.

Potential pests ~ diseases:

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