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Heliopsis helianthoides var. scabra 'Benzinggold' (North American ox-eye 'Benzinggold')

Skill rating
Beginner
skill rating
Maintenance level
1 hour care
per year
Ultimate height
1.5m
Max height
Ultimate spread
1m
Max spread
Time to maturity
2-5 years
To maturity

Botanical name: Heliopsis helianthoides var. scabra 'Benzinggold'

Other names: North American ox-eye 'Benzinggold'

Genus: Heliopsis

Variety or Cultivar: 'Benzinggold' _ 'Benzinggold' is an upright perennial with bright-yellow, daisy-like flowers from mid-summer to early autumn.


Heliopsis helianthoides var. scabra 'Benzinggold' is: Deciduous

Flower: Yellow in Summer; Yellow in Autumn

Foliage: Green in All seasons

Habit: Clump-forming, Upright

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General care

Pruning: Deadhead regularly then cut stems down to the ground in winter. . REGISTER to read more...

Propagation methods: Basal cuttings, Division. REGISTER to read more...


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Heliopsis helianthoides var. scabra 'Benzinggold' (North American ox-eye 'Benzinggold') will reach a height of 1.5m and a spread of 1m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Prairie planting, Wildlife

Cultivation: Plant in moderately fertile, moist but well-drained soil in full sun. This plant may need support.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun

Aspect: South, East, West

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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