Helenium autumnale - Sneezeweed
Sneezeweed (Helenium autumnale) is an erect, clump-forming perennial with distinctive winged stems which branch near the top. It has many alternate, lance-shaped, dark-green leaves. It also produces numerous yellow, daisy-like flowers with fan-shaped drooping rays with three lobes at the tips, and a dome-like raised center. The common name is derived from the former use of its dried leaves to make snuff, when inhaled causes sneezing.
Soil Moisture: Moderate, Wet
Sun Exposure: Full Sun
Height: 3' - 5'
Spread: 2' - 3'
Hardiness Zone: 3 - 8
Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: August, September, October
Attracts: Butterflies, Pollinators
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