sneezeweed ‘Moerheim Beauty’

Helenium ‘Moerheim Beauty’ (sneezeweed ‘Moerheim Beauty’) blooms beautifully in the early summer to the fall, producing dense red, orange flowers arranged around a chocolate colored cone.

Pollen gathers on the central cone attracting a variety of butterflies. This hardy plant prefers full sun and rich moist soils. Helenium ‘Moerheim Beauty’ can be deadheaded to extend the flowering period.

Botanical Name Helenium ‘Moerheim Beauty’
Common Name sneezeweed ‘Moerheim Beauty’
Family Asteraceae
USDA Zone 3 thru 8
Light Requirement Full Sun
Season(s) of interest summer, fall
Height and Spread 2-3ft x 1-1.5ft (60-90cm x 30-45cm)
Flower Color Red
Attracts Wildlife Attracts Pollinators, Rarely Browsed by Mammalian Herbivores
Additional Information Not Native to the US Midwest. Likely a cross between several species of Helenium native to North America.
Location in Lurie Garden Northwest Light Plate, Southwest Light Plate

Average Flowering Time