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Helenium x 'Dancing Flames' (Flammenspiel)

Also called Helen's Flower


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Helenium x 'Flammenspiel' - Dancing Flames Sneezeweed

More About Helenium x Dancing Flames ('Flammenspiel')

  • Upright, clumping perennial
  • Daisy-like orange flowers age to golden-yellow
  • Mid-green, narrow, serrated leaves up to 15 cm long
  • Long-lasting cut flower
  • Bloom Time: Midsummer to mid-fall

Zone:

4

Height:

75-90 cm

Spread:

50-60 cm

Colour:

Orange
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Dancing Flames Sneezeweed Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grows best in a fertile, moist soil, in full sun. To maintain compact habit and more flower count, it is recommended pruning Helenium back to half by mid-June. Staking may be required if planted in shadier sites. Divide every 2-3 years to maintain flower production.


Helenium x Dancing Flames ('Flammenspiel') Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Hummingbirds
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Long Blooming
Long Blooming

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Lt. Sum-Fall
Summer
Fall

Habit

Clumping
Upright

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Foundation planting

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