Helenium autumnale 'Salud Embers'

Sneezeweed


Photo courtesy of Ball Horticulture

  • Red flowers with yellow tips
  • Provides color in garden from summer-fall
  • Compact habit
Container
Container
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Garden
Garden
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Helenium will thrive in any average to rich, moist, well-drained soil and full sun.  Pinch plants back by half in late spring to encourage a more sturdy, compact habit. Deadhead to promote rebloom.


Height: 14-16 in
Spacing: 14-16 in
Price Level 1: $6.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Red
Zone: 4-9
Price Level 2: 5 for $30~#1
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Cut Flower/ Foliage
  • Long Blooming
  • Fall Color
  • Low Maintenance
  • Garden
  • Container
  • Summer Bloomer

Critter Resistance:

  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Deer Resistant

Exposure:

  • Full Sun

Habit:

  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer
  • Fall

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Pollinators
  • Attracts Butterflies

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained
  • Dry Soil
  • Average Water