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Heliopsis helianthoides var. scabra 'Burning Hearts'

$14.99

Will begin shipping Apr 5th 2021 depending on your hardiness zone and plant readiness. If you have a preferred ship date please let us know in the order comments.

Common Name:
False Sunflower
Plant Type:
Perennial
Exposure:
Sun
Hardiness Zone:
3-9
Bloom Color:
Multi-Color
Bloom Time:
Summer
Garden Height:
26-30 Inches
Garden Spread:
12-18 Inches
  • Bi-color flowers summer through autumn
  • Dark foliage is a great contrast to the flowers, and other plants
  • Native selection that will attract butterflies & birds

If you're familiar with 'Summer Nights,' this is a similar variety with a more dramatic flare added by the dark purple stems and leaves. From July to October it is covered in dozens of giant daisy-like golden flowers with red centers. Even when not in bloom, the stunning foliage on this selection makes it a great ornamental choice for the garden or landscape.

Uses: Beds, Borders, Landscapes, Mass Planting
Critter Resistance: Deer
Notable Features: Drought Tolerant, Cut Flower
Growth Habit: Upright

Homeowner Growing Tips: False Sunflowers grow best in humus-rich, moist, well-drained soil; tolerates short periods of drought once established. May be cut back by up to half in early June for more compact plants; this will help prevent flopping later. Red aphids sometimes appear early in summer; these generally are a nuisance more than anything serious, and may be blasted off with a stream of water, or sprayed with insecticidal soap.

 

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