• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Best with regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Reaches 14 to 16 in. tall and 12 to 14 in. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Dramatic Foliage
    Blooms:
    Summer
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:hee-lee-OP-sis
    Plant type:Perennial
    Deciduous/evergreen:Herbaceous
    Growth habit:Compact
    Growth rate:Fast
    Average landscape size:Reaches 14 to 16 in. tall and 12 to 14 in. wide.
    Foliage color:Variegated
    Blooms:Summer
    Flower color:Yellow
    Garden styleContemporary, Cottage
    Patent Act:Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
    Companion PlantsBlanket Flower (Gaillardia); Gayfeather (Liatris); Tickseed (Coreopsis); Sedum (Sedum); Salvia (Salvia)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Grows easily in average, well-drained soils in full sun. Water regularly during first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Tolerates some drought when established; best if kept evenly moist. Snip faded flowers and shear foliage periodically to neaten and promote repeat bloom.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Best with regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.