Week 19 – May 09, 2021

Plant Information

Dakota Gold Helenium

  • Dakota Gold Helenium - Bloom
  • Dakota Gold Helenium - Commercial Landscape 1
  • Dakota Gold Helenium - Commercial Landscape 2
  • Dakota Gold Helenium - Container
  • Dakota Gold Helenium - Landscape
Growing Information:
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Helenium amarum

Common Name: Helenium

Hardiness Degree: 32°F (0.0°C)

Blooming Season: Late Spring, Summer, Autumn, Late Summer

Plant Habit: Mounded

Characteristics: Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Attracts Bees, Drought Tolerant

Water: Light

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 24 - 30" (61 - 76cm)

Height: 12 - 14" (30 - 36cm)

Width: 24 - 28" (61 - 71cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Loaded with golden yellow flowers, incredibly tough, interesting foliage texture.

Grower Information:

Plug crop time: 3 to 4 weeks
Transplant to finish: 5 to 7 weeks

  • Easy-care variety performs from hot and dry to cool and rainy. 
  • Strong-growing and compact, mounded plants are covered with bright golden yellow blooms over fine-textured foliage. 
  • Quick crop time. 
  • Grow under long days for the best habit and vigour.
North Texas Winner’s Circle Award; Japan Flower Selections Certificate of Merit as Best Flower Award

'Dakota Gold'

Protection Information: US PVP200600009