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Helenium 'Sahin's Early Flowerer'
Common Name: Sneezeweed Family: Asteraceae (The Aster Family)

Helenium  'Sahin's Early Flowerer'
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Notes:
This cultivar's flowers open deep red with a brown and yellow central cone, then develop orange and yellow streaks on the petals. The flowers of Helenium are non-allergenic. Instead, it gets its name from the old-time use of the dried, powdered root for snuff. Helenium is a wonderful perennial that is easy to grow and provides months of fabulous colour from midsummer through early fall. Their tall stems and long lasting flowers make them ideal for cutting. An AGM winner. Photo courtesy of Walters Gardens.

Awards:
AGM

Geogrpahical Origin:
North America

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourRed 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom ColourYellow 
Height2-4'  Bloom TimeSummer - Fall 
Spread12-24'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureLoves Sun Sun  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureAverage Moist  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone3-8  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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