Ruby Charm Helenium

Helenium 'Ruby Charm'

SKU
41419
The newest of varieties with the darkest, most dramatic red flowers. This easy-care, eye-catching perennial is simply perfect for borders and containers. The unique petals are slightly upturned, unlike others. Excellent cut flower! Herbaceous perennial.
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Full sun, Partial sun

Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Botanical Pronunciationhel-EE-nee-um
Average Size at MaturityQuickly reaches 18 to 24 in. tall, 10 to 12 in. wide.
Bloom TimeMidsummer to early fall.
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorRed
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Rustic
Growth HabitRounded
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Cutting Garden, Wildlife Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Dwarf Plant, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Fast Growing, Bird Friendly, Compact Form
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Companion PlantsBlanket Flower (Gaillardia); Avens (Geum); Black-Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia); Bee Balm (Monarda); Joe-Pye Weed (Eupatorium); Coneflower (Echinacea)

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, prune old foliage before new leaves emerge. May be divided every 2 to 3 years in early spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-8

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