Goldfinches flock to the seeds of Cup Plant in fall and winter. The leaves connect around the stems to form a cup which collects rainwater and dew even during dry weeks, making it a valuable source of water for birds and butterflies
Sun: Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture: Medium, Medium-Wet
Height: 8 feet
Blooms: July, Aug, Sept
Benefits: Butterflies, Pollinators, Birds
Cup Plant becomes a huge plant with tons of bushy leaves. It spreads easily by seed and often out-competes other natives–be careful when planting this in gardens.