Scientific Name: Helenium autumnale
Common Name: Sneeze Weed
Hardiness Zone: 4a - 9a
Hardiness Degree: -30°F (-34.4°C)
Blooming Season: Summer, Autumn, Late Summer
Plant Habit: Columnar
Characteristics: Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant
Fertilize: Once a month
Spacing: 14 - 16" (36 - 41cm)
Height: 14 - 16" (36 - 41cm)
Width: 12 - 14" (30 - 36cm)
General Information: Helenium are stunning Summer-into-Fall garden flowers.
They are also useful as cut flowers and have a long vase-life.
They attract pollinators and are typically resistant to deer and rabbits.