• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Quickly reaches 3 to 5 ft. tall, 3 ft.. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Waterwise
    Blooms:
    Summer to Fall
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:hel-EE-nee-um aw-tum-NAH-lee
    Plant type:Perennial
    Deciduous/evergreen:Herbaceous
    Growth rate:Fast
    Average landscape size:Quickly reaches 3 to 5 ft. tall, 3 ft.. wide.
    Foliage color:Gray-green
    Blooms:Summer to Fall
    Flower color:Yellow
    Garden styleCottage, Rustic
    Companion PlantsAvens (Geum); Black-Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia); Blue Fescue (Festuca); Coneflower (Echinacea); Blanket Flower (Gaillardia)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Easily grown in average, well-drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. For a neat appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Low
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.

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