Scientific Name: Berlandiera lyrata
Common Name: Chocolate Flower
Habit: Mounded, coarse, gray-green foliage has a chocolate aroma.
Growth Form: Velvety-leaved Perennial. Short branches at base and longer leaning branches ending in leafless stalks topped by flowers.
Mature Size: Height: 12-20" Width: 12-20"
Flowers: Dark-eyed, yellow daisies over a compact rosette of foliage. Flowering June to Frost. Rich chocolate aroma.
Hardiness: Zones: 4-9
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade.
Water Requirements: Dry to xeric, well drained.
Soil Requirements: Well drained clay, sandy, average soil.
Other Info: Deer resistant. Attracts butterflies, birds. Bee friendly.