Helenium Sahin’s Early Flowerer
A wonderfully easy to grow variety, with masses and masses of golden red flowers throughout the summer, attracting bees and butterflies to your garden.
Month Available: May
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: Red
Suitable For Wildlife: Bees and Butterflies
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Season of Interest: Summer
Plant Type: Perennial
Main Attribute: Summer flowering.
Height / Spread: 90cm x 60cm (36in x 24in)
This provides a wonderful display in my garden, I always mulch them in spring to give them a good start to the season.
Where to Plant: Borders
Pests and Diseases: Slugs, Snails
Plant Care: Remove old flowers to encourage repeat flowering, and cut back old stems in spring.
Care and Time: Medium - spring
Benefits: An excellent show plant, looks exceptionally eye catching in clumps in a border, shorter than most Heleniums, no two flowers are ever the same.
History: The Sneezeweed is native to the American mid west and plain states. This variety was bred by Kees Sahin in Holland and is one of the earliest to flower.
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