Flowering Perennials: Characteristics and Culture

Helenium, Sneezeweed

  • Scientific name
    Helenium autumnale
  • Height
    36 to 48 inches
  • Bloom period
    August to October
  • Color
    Yellow, red
  • Light
    Full sun
  • Moisture
    Moist, well drained
  • Soil
    Loam
  • Relative ease of care
    Easy
  • Remarks
    Good cut flower. Divide and replant every three years.