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Plant Type: shrub
Plant Height: 3-6 feet
Spread: 2-4 feet
Flower Color: yellow
Sun Exposure: Full Sun


Goldeneye, scientifically known as Viguiera dentata, is a vibrant and hardy perennial shrub native to the southwestern United States and northern Mexico. It is highly valued in native and xeriscape gardens for its profuse, bright yellow, daisy-like flowers and its ability to thrive in dry, challenging conditions.

Growing to about 3 to 6 feet tall and spreading 2 to 4 feet wide, Goldeneye forms a bushy, upright mound of green foliage. From late summer through fall, it produces a spectacular display of golden-yellow flowers, each with a central disk surrounded by ray petals, attracting bees, butterflies, and other pollinators.

Adapted to full sun, Goldeneye is ideal for sunny borders, wildflower meadows, and desert gardens, where it adds color and contrast. It thrives in well-draining soil and is extremely drought-tolerant once established, making it a suitable choice for water-wise landscaping. Minimal watering and care are required to maintain its health and vigor, emphasizing its value in low-maintenance garden settings.

In landscaping, Goldeneye can be used as a specimen plant, in mass plantings for a dramatic effect, or mixed with other drought-tolerant perennials and shrubs to create diverse, resilient garden designs. Its late blooming season provides interest at a time when many other plants have finished flowering, extending the garden's color display into the fall.

Overall, Goldeneye is a low-maintenance, attractive shrub that brings bright color and ecological benefits to the landscape. Its adaptability to harsh growing conditions and long blooming season make it a popular choice for gardeners looking to create impactful and sustainable garden displays in arid and semi-arid regions.

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