Helenium autumnale 'Short & Sassy'
In this mix
|Direct Sow/ Plant Out|
- Hardy, Hardy Perennial, Herbaceous Perennial, Perennial
- Container, Front, Middle
- Fertile, Neutral
- July - October
- 30-40cm (12-16in)
- Common name
- Moist but Well-drained
- Full Sun
- 60cm (24in)
- To aid quick establishment, sprinkle mycorrhizal fungi (Rootgrow) into the base of the planting hole.
We've been on the look-out for a shorter, bushier and very floriferous helenium which will not need staking. Here it is, a great late-summer and autumn border perennial and cut flower.
Keep deadheading towards the end of summer to encourage new flowers.