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Helenium autumnale Mardi Gras

Scientific Name : Helenium autumnale
Common Name : Helen's Flower
Hardiness Zone : 4a - 8b
Hardiness Degree : -30°F (-34°C)
Blooming Season : Late Summer, Summer
Plant Habit : Upright
Characteristics : Heat Tolerant
Water : Light
Fertilizer : Once a month
Spacing : 26 - 36" (66 - 91cm)
Height : 36 - 40" (91 - 102cm)
Width : 25" (64cm)
Exposure : Sun
General Information : Produces a riot of “tie-dyed” blooms with deep brown, mounded center cones.
Forms upright clumps with sturdy stems that sway in the Summer breeze.
Idea & Tips : Full sun.
Can cut back to basal foliage after flowering.
Grower Information : Produces a riot of “tie-dyed” blooms with deep brown, mounded center cones, and forms upright clumps with sturdy stems that sway in the Summer breeze. Massed plantings form tight, shrubby bushes of impressive size in two years.
'Helbro'
Protection InformationPP15,124
(Flowering Only License)
Breeder : Must Have Perennials®
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    • Bloom Months:
      June to August

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