Helenium autumnale

fall sneezeweed

Asteraceae (Compositae)

wildlife plant  


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Plant Specifics

Form: flower
Life Span: long-lived perennial
Flower Color: flower color      yellow
Fruit Color: fruit color      white
Phenology: winter dormant
Noted for: Showy flowers

Landscaping

Recommended Uses: Wildflower garden.
Propagation: Division of clumps. Seed. Easily grown by either method. Untended plants often grow quite tall and fall over. Cut them back when they first begin to take on height to promote bushier growth.
Availability: Native nurseries, Seed
Light: light requirement  
Moisture Tolerance:
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Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand, loam, organic material (muck)
Soil pH Range: acidic to neutral

Ecology

Wildlife:
wildlife plant  
Native Habitats: Bluffs, swamps, floodplains, wet flatwoods, bogs, savannas.

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range

USDA Zones:

Map is based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in: