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Telephone:
01403 740100

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The Plant Company
Coolham Road
West Chiltington
Pulborough
West Sussex
RH20 2LH

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Opening times:
Monday-Friday, 9:00-17:30


 

The Plants

Helenium 'Moerheim Beauty'

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Photo of Helenium 'Moerheim Beauty'

£7.99

A beautiful helenium with a succession of dark copper-red daisy-like flowers with prominent, dark brown centres from June to August. It is hightly attractive to bees and butterflies and also makes an excellent cut flower.

Type

  • Perennials

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Foliage: Deciduous

Hardiness: Hardy

Vigour: Medium growing

Uses

  • Beds and borders
  • Flower arranging
  • Cottage style garden
  • Contemporary style garden
  • Mediterranean style garden

Special features

  • Attractive to wildlife
  • Low maintenance
  • Drought tolerant

Care instructions

Grow in moist but well-drained soil in full sun. Might need to be staked. To encourage the plant to repeat flower deadhead back to side shoots that have flower buds emerging. Spray for mildew during the growing season. Cut down to the ground in late winter.

Dimensions

Size: Large

Pot size: 2 litre

Eventual height: 125cm

Eventual spread: 60cm

Positions

  • Light shade
  • Sun

Aspects

  • South
  • West

Soil types

  • Sandy
  • Normal
  • Clay

Soil pH ranges

  • Acid
  • Neutral
  • Alkaline