Helenium are also known as Sneezeweed and this variety has stunning ball topped flowers which add texture and interest through out summer. The heads are bronze balls like lollipops with a ruffle of small yellow petals at the base.
Type : Hardy Perennial
Position : Full Sun
Height : 60-90 cm
Quantity per packet : Approx 100
Sowing method : Transplant or Direct Sow
When to plant : Sow indoors 8-10 weeks before planting out early spring or direct sow early spring or autumn.
Spacing : 40cm
Depth : Surface sow, cover lightly, light needed for germination.
Germination : 14-21 days
Days to maturity : 65-70
Flowers : December - March
When to pick : When petals are open.
Vase life : 7 days