False Sunflower

Heliopsis helianthoides


Plant Description

A must-have variety, Burning Hearts False Sunflower has daisy like flowers with large yellow petals and an ox-eyed red center. It blooms prolifically from mid-to-late summer, with the deep purple foliage providing strong contrast in the garden all season. A native cultivar, this large perennial is easy to grow, and extremely hardy. Deer and rabbit resistant with a high salt tolerance. A dynamic addition to the border especially for northern gardeners.

Height: 3-4′
Spread: 12-18″
Shape: Upright
Exposure: Full Sun
Foliage: Reddish purple
Zone: 3-9