Arizona beggarticks Bidens aurea

Arizona beggarticks


B. aurea is a vigorous, bushy, short-lived perennial, 1.2-1.5m tall, with finely dissected pinnate leaves and daisy-like pale yellow rayed flowers with a darker central disc, which are borne over a long season, well into autumn

Plant Info
Common Problems

About this plant

  • memoNames

    • Family


    • Synonyms

      Arizona beggarticks

    • Common names

      Bidens heterophylla, Bidens heterophylla

  • infoCharacteristics

    • Foliage type


    • Height

      1-1.5 metres

    • Spread

      0.5-1 metres

    • Hardiness zones


  • sunLight

    Full Sun

  • scissorsPruning

    Deadhead to prolong flowering

  • bambooSoil

    SoilChalk, Loam, Sand

  • pinSuitable locations

    • Hardiness zone

      Cut Flowers Flower borders and beds City & Courtyard Gardens Cottage & Informal Garden Prairie Planting

  • sproutPropogation

    • Propagate by stem cuttings in spring or autumn

  • insectPests

    Generally pest free

  • microbeDiseases

    Generally trouble free