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Helenium autumnale Mariachi™ ‘Sombrero’
Helenium autumnale Mariachi™ ‘Sombrero’
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Helenium autumnale Mariachi™ ‘Sombrero’

Fall Helenium

USDA Zone: 3-9

Plant number: 1.245.590

Also known as Helen’s Flower, or Sneezeweed, there are many fine hybrid selections, valued for their late summer display of bright daisy-like flowers. This compact variety is part of the Mariachi™ Series and features bright yellow petals surrounding a yellow cone, over dark green foliage. Good branching habit, terrific for cutting. From Arie Blom of AB-Cultivars in The Netherlands. USPPP: unlicensed propagation prohibited.

Further details for
Helenium autumnale Mariachi™ ‘Sombrero’

Optimal Growing
Appearance and
Sun Exposure
  Full Sun
Soil Type
  Normal or
  Sandy or
Soil pH
  Neutral or
  Alkaline or
Soil Moisture
  Average or
Care Level
Flower Colour
Blooming Time
  Mid Summer
  Late Summer
  Early Fall
Foliage Color
  Deep Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Attracts Butterflies
  Cut Flower
  Rabbit Resistant
   45-50 cm
   18-20 inches
   50-60 cm
   20-23 inches
Foot Traffic
Growth Rate