Short 'n' Sassy Helenium
Helenium autumnale 'Short 'n' Sassy' PP #24,460
|Description||This dwarf variety packs a punch of color with vibrant blooms in orange and gold, each with a coffee-brown center. Blooms early on strong stems and lasts well into fall. Compact mounding habit is perfect for border or in mixed containers on balcony or patio.|
|Watering||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Blooms||Summer through Fall|
|Mature Size||Fast growing; reaches 12 to 18 in. tall, 18 to 24 in. wide.|
|Special Features||Attracts Butterflies, Easy Care, Fast Growing, Compact Form, Benefits Birds|
|Flower Attributes||Flowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container|
|Companion Plants||Blanket Flower (Gaillardia); Avens (Geum); Black-Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia); Bee Balm (Monarda); Joe-Pye Weed (Eupatorium); Coneflower (Echinacea)|
|Care||Provide evenly moist, well-drained soil. Mulch to conserve moisture in hot summer areas. Clip spent blooms to extend flowering. Prune old foliage before new leaves emerge. May be divided every few years.|
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-9
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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.