Silphium integrifolium, Rosinweed


Historical Uses: The Meskwaki tribe (Iowa/Illinois) was reported to apply steam to sore and injured areas and ate the root for kidney trouble.

  • Listing ID: 1206
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Soil Moisture: 1-5 (dry to wet): 1-4
  • Stratification: 60 days cold moist stratification required
  • Bloom Time: July-September
  • Latin Name: Silphium integrifolium
  • Eco-Region: 251