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Hayday™ Gold Bicolor Helenium

Helenium autumnale

SKU
44450
Sunny rays of petals show flashes of their red undersides, creating a unique look. The sturdy, compact form provides charming summer color for a cottage, wildlife, or cutting garden, or a small urban border. Herbaceous perennial.
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Keep soil moist but not soggy.

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Botanical Pronunciationhel-EE-nee-um aw-tum-NAH-lee
Average Size at MaturityQuickly reaches 14 to 18 in. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeSummer
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorYellow
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Rustic
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBorder, Container
Light NeedsFull sun
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Easy Care, Fast Growing, Compact Form
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsKeep soil moist but not soggy.
Companion PlantsBlack-Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia); Avens (Geum); Bee Balm (Monarda); Joe-Pye Weed (Eupatorium); Gayfeather (Liatris)

Provide organically rich, moist but well-drained soil. Prefers regular moisture, even tolerating wet soils; does not tolerate dry soils. Fertilize only lightly. Remove spent flowers to encourage continued bloom. Hard prune by 1/2 after bloom period.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9

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