Image ID: 2015/ph30
Prairie Coneflower (Ratabida pinnata)
Other common names: Gray-Headed Coneflower, Pinnate Prairie Coneflower
Family: Asteraceae (Sunflower)
Height: 1.5 to 5 ft.
Blooms: June to September
Leaf Type: lobed
Bloom Size: 2 in. (typical)
Flower Description: Individual flowers, Regular blooms, 9 parts
Location: Panhandle Trail
Notes: Leaves are so deeply lobed that they at first appear to be divided.