A tea is made from the flowering tips
There are no material uses listed for Bidens bigelovii.
There are no medicinal uses listed for Bidens bigelovii.
Seed - we have no information for this species but suggest sowing the seed in a greenhouse in the spring. Surface-sow or only just cover the seed and do not allow the compost to dry out. When they are large enough to handle, prick the seedlings out into individual pots and grow them on in the greenhouse for at least their first winter. Plant them out into their permanent positions in late spring or early summer, after the last expected frosts.
Division in spring.
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We have very little information on this species and do not know if it will be hardy in Britain, though judging by its native range it could succeed outdoors at least in the milder parts of this country. The following notes are based on the general needs of the genus.
Succeeds in any moderately fertile moisture-retentive soil in full sun
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Associations & Interactions
There are no interactions listed for Bidens bigelovii. Do you know of an interaction that should be listed here? edit this page to add it.
Polycultures & Guilds
There are no polycultures listed which include Bidens bigelovii.
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