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Heliopsis helianthoides var. scabra 'Summer Sun' (Sommersonne)

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Heliopsis helianthoides var. scabra 'Sommersonne' - False Sunflower

More About Heliopsis helianthoides var. scabra Summer Sun ('Sommersonne')

  • Single to semi-double daisy-like flowers with a golden-orange eye
  • Mid-green, roughly serrated, ovate leaves
  • Attracts butterflies and birds
  • Bloom Time: Summer
  • Flower Size: 7.5 cm

Zone:

4

Height:

60-80 cm

Spread:

45-60 cm

Colour:

Gold
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False Sunflower Growing and Maintenance Tips

Best grown in full sun to partial shade, and in a moist to average soil. Relatively easy to grow and will adapt to a wide range of conditions including drought and summer heat. Self-seeds true to cultivar. 


Heliopsis helianthoides var. scabra Summer Sun ('Sommersonne') Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Long Blooming
Long Blooming

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Lt. Spr-Sum
Summer

Habit

Clumping
Upright

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Naturalizing

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