Named for Prince Maximilian who was an early day visitor to America from Prussia. Interested in natural history and botanical observations he even spent some time with the Mandan Indians in North Dakota during 1832-1834.
Reaching for the Sun
A tall and leggy growing plant that produces an abundance of flowers. Amazing the slender stalk can support them all!
Blooming begins in late August or early September. A sure signal that fall has arrived or will be here shortly!
The Prince of Sunflowers