Tarweed is in full bloom from late summer through fall, providing pollen and nectar when little else is available for bees and beneficial insects. Butterfly food. A great choice with asters, goldenrod and grasses; heavy bloomer, reseeds readily. M adia elegans, also known as common madia or tarweed, is not your typical pollinator plant.In early morning light, the bright yellow flowers look like typical daisy-style composites. Showy Tarweed Seeds (Madia elegans) $6.00 Add to Cart. Madia elegans ssp. The Madia elegans plant is native to western North America from south-central Washington (state) to northern Baja California. But during a hot summer afternoon, it is so nondescript as to go unnoticed, taking it’s skinny place among other quiet dryland species in the western United States. Madia elegans 'Tropical Fruits' These daisy like flowers have an attractive central maroon-red red ring to brighten all mornings An interesting, easy-to-grow annual that produces foliage with a fragrance similar to that of a basket of tropical fruits. Glands are borne on stalks, especially near the flowers. It has a clean pungent aroma and edible seeds. 30 seeds Madia elegans – photo Annual. Madia elegans vernalis. About Spring Madia (Madia elegans) 7 Nurseries Carry This Plant Add to My Plant List; Spring Madia (Madia elegans) is a native annual herb in the Asteraceae (Sunflower) family that is widespread throughout much of California and northern Baja, excluding the deserts.It tends to grow in open, grassy places, at elevations from sea level to 3,300 feet. An extraordinarily curious and reliable late season bee plant. Browse Our Selection of Award-Winning, Non-GMO Seeds. Madia elegans is covered with short, stiff hairs. 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