Red Army Helenium

Helenium 'Red Army'

SKU
04801
A dwarf form, about half the height of most Heleniums, with bright red and yellow flowers. Late season blooms extend the flowering of a mixed perennial border or cutting garden. Herbaceous perennial.
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Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Botanical Pronunciationhel-EE-nee-um
Average Size at MaturityFast growing to 25 in. tall, 16 in. wide.
Bloom TimeSummer through fall
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorRed
Foliage ColorGray-green
Garden StyleCottage, Rustic
Growth HabitErect
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Mass Planting, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsFlower & Rose Food
Special FeatureDwarf Plant, Easy Care
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-8

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