'Mardi Gras' Helenium adds bold late-season color to the garden, with red-orange petals edged in yellow that circle mounded, deep-brown center cones. Native to the States, Helenium is deer resistant and can be planted both in the garden and in containers. A butterfly favorite that blooms from summer through fall. (Helenium) PP#15124
Helenium, also known as Sneezeweed or Helen’s flower is easy to grow in any sunny spot. It prefers moist soil and should be cut back after blooms are done. Growing to be about 36-40” tall, this perennial can be planted in the border of a garden or in containers. Helenium is also critter-resistant.
Item Package Size
Plant - 3" Pot
Sneezeweed Mardi Grass PP#15124
Helenium Mardi Gras PP#15124
4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Estimated Mature Spread
Summer to fall
Crown of plant should rest just at or above the surface after watering in.
Tall green stalks.
Clay Soil, Moist/Wet Soil, Acidic Soil
Average, Moist / Wet, Well Draining
Easy To Grow, Attract Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Native, Good For Cut Flowers, Extended Bloom Time (more than 4 weeks), Great For Mass Plantings
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