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Heliopsis helianthoides 'Red Shades'

False Sunflower

Hardy Perennial

What is Hardy Perennial?

Fiery-orange blooms stand out against the chocolate foliage

Compact and bushy habit

Attracts pollinating insects

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It’s easy to see the appeal of Heliopsis helianthoides 'Red Shades'. The orange-red blooms are borne in abundance throughout the summer, against a backdrop of dark chocolate-brown foliage. This free-flowering variety is loved by pollinating insects making this a good choice for wildlife areas and sunny borders. With a neat and bushy habit, it is compact enough to fill patio pots too! Versatile, colourful and easy to grow – and the blooms also make great cut flowers! Height: 60cm (24"). Spread: 45cm (18").

Height Up to 60cm (24in)
Spread Up to 45cm (18in)

Hardy Perennial

cottage gardenswildlife gardenscut flower garden

full sun

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Flowering Months


3 bare root plants (kc2050)
1 bare root plant (kc0084)

Grow Heliopsis on fertile, moist, well drained soil. Choose a position in full sun.
Feed and water regularly until fully established. This upright perennial may require staking. Deadhead faded flowers to encourage more blooms to be produced. Lift and divide overcrowded clumps in spring.

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