What is this plant?

Asked July 9, 2020, 5:58 PM EDT

I have a cluster of 5' to 6' tall plants that are growing against my fence They look like they are about to make flowers. Friends or Foe? Pick it or leave it? Thank you!!

Ramsey County Minnesota

1 Response

The plant in your photo is a Cutleaf Coneflower. It is a wild flower that pollinators are fond of. Below is a link to additional information about it. https://www.minnesotawildflowers.info/flower/cut-leaf-coneflower