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Helenium (Sneeze Weed) Mardi Gras



The first double flowering Helenium and it won’t give you any trouble at all. From July to October a plethora of double sunshine yellow blooms are held high on stout stems, attracting passing bees and butterflies. They are excellent for cutting and long flowering. Height & Spread 45-60cm (18-24”). Prefers well drained soil in sun or part shade. Fully Hardy perennial. Supplied in 9cm pots.
Flower Colour
Orange, Yellow

Type of garden
Container Gardening, Cottage Garden, Cutting Garden, Prairie Style planting, Small Gardens

Hardiness
Hardy Perennial

Category
Perennials

Other
Bees and Butterflies, Flowers For Cutting/Drying, Suitable for Container

Flowering Time
Autumn, Summer

Aspect
Full Sun

Spread
45-60cm (18-24")

Height
45-60cm (18-24")

Helenium

Soil

Fertile, moist but well drained

Position

Full sun or part shade

Cutting

Good for cutting

Flowering

May to October

Additional Information

Attractive to bees and butterflies. Dead head to encourage flowering. Divide every 2-3 years to maintain vigour. Propagate by division in spring or autumn. All parts may cause severe discomfort if ingested and foliage may aggravate skin allergies. Fully hardy perennial. Bare roots take up to 6-8 weeks to appear after planting.

Delivery Date: 01 Dec 2017 (+/- 14days)
Plant Hardiness

How hardy are our plants?

All our plants have a guideline temperature for how well they will tolerate winter cold.

Fully hardy perennials will withstand temperatures down to -15 °C (5°F) and often lower.
Hardy perennials are happy down to at least -5°C (23°F)
Half hardy perennials can withstand down to around 0°C (32°F)
And Tender perennials may be damaged by temperatures below 5°C (41°F)

Please remember that temperatures can vary significantly within quite a small area, and hardiness can be affected by soil, position and other factors.
If in doubt please give us a call.


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"Thank you ladies for your beautiful plants.
Praise also, for the Bulrush Compost, of which I have purchased 8 bags during the past six months. It is superb and my garden has flourished.
Bless you,
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