HELENIUM 'Waltraut'

Large
Sun
Orange
Fertile soil
Summer
RHS Award of Garden Merit
Bee friendly
Pot Size
Qty
 
 

Description

Height x Spread: 100cm x 75cm

Commonly known as Sneezeweed, this variety of Helenium has golden yellow petals overlaid with orange surrounding a deep brown cone centre. Lance-shaped green leaves cover the upright stems of this perennial. 

'Waltraut' which flowers from July to early September is ideal for moist but well-drained fertile soil in a sunny situation. Divide the plant during spring or autumn to revitalise the growth. Heleniums suit varying planting styles from small cottage gardens to vast prairie style planting schemes.