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Helica™ Bracteantha

Bracteantha bracteata Helica™ Series

Pronunciation: brak-tee-ANTH-uh brak-tee-AY-tuh
SKU #31242
9-11

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Description Perfect for potted or hanging basket combinations or to fill borders. Brightly colored blooms cover bright green foliage during throughout the warm season. Thrives in heat, tolerates some drought, and needs no deadheading. Often called strawflower due to its crisp papery-like flowers, which make beautiful dried flowers.
Light Full sun
Watering Best with regular watering to maintain evenly moist soil.
Blooms Late spring through summer.
Mature Size 10-12" H x 12-16" W
DETAILS
Special Features Attracts Butterflies, Easy Care, Benefits Birds
Growth Rate Moderate
Flower Attributes Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers
STYLE
Landscape Use Border, Container
Flower Color Multicolored
CARE
Care Easily grown in fertile, semi-moist, well drained soils. Tolerates dry spells, once established. Needs no deadheading, but may be trimmed mid season for a neat appearance and to encourage repeat flowering.

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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.