‘Gold Star’ (tea-COMA stans)
Annual Sun Height 4’ Spread: 3’ Spacing: 3’-4’
HABIT: Showy selection of a bushy native. Blooms all summer with dramatic yellow flowers.
CULTURE: Although technically a shrub, normally treated as a summer annual. Will perennially in the southern half of the state, especially in an organic program.
USES: Large color plant for summer.
PROBLEMS: Not very winter hardy.
NOTES: A&M has recently made this plant a Texas Superstar, but it’s a native that has been around a long time.