Helenium flexuosum, VA Ecotype
Purplehead Sneezeweed, VA Ecotype
Provides summer color for moist soils in full to partial sun.
General Product Information:
Item Number: HELFLE01
Species Type: Native
Herbaceous Flowering Species, Pollinator Favorites, Uplands & Meadows, Wet Meadows & Wetlands
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: A crown-forming flowering species.
Habitat: Alluvial pastures, wet meadows, ditches, riveerbanks, moist fields, roadsides.
Bloom Period: May to August
Flower Color: Yellow with purple centers
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 3.3 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 6 in
pH: 4.5 – 7.5
Pollinator Value: High
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: FAC
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FAC
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACW
Shade: Full Sun
Approximate seeds per lb: 2,000,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 1.0% and not more than 2.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fine