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Helenium 'Chelsey' (Sneezeweed 'Chelsey')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
0.8m
Max height
0.3m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Helenium 'Chelsey'

Other names

Sneezeweed 'Chelsey'

Genus

Helenium Helenium

Variety or Cultivar

'Chelsey' _ 'Chelsey' is a compact, clump-forming, herbaceous perennial with bright green, lance-shaped leaves. From mid to late summer, on stout upright stems, it has orange-red, daisy like flowers with brown centres and yellow flushes to the edges of its petals.


Helenium 'Chelsey' is: Deciduous

Habit

Clump-forming, Compact

Flower

Yellow, Orange-red, Brown in Summer

Foliage

Green in Summer

How to care

Watch out for

Leaf spot Leaf spot

General care

Pruning

Deadhead to prolong flowering.

Propagation methods

Basal cuttings, Division


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Where to grow

Helenium 'Chelsey' (Sneezeweed 'Chelsey') will reach a height of 0.8m and a spread of 0.3m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Beds and borders, City, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Low Maintenance, Prairie planting

Cultivation

Plant in any fertile, moist but well-drained soil in full sun. Support stems for best results.

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, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

Companion plants

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Botanical name

Helenium 'Chelsey'

Other names

Sneezeweed 'Chelsey'

Genus

Helenium Helenium

Variety or Cultivar

'Chelsey' _ 'Chelsey' is a compact, clump-forming, herbaceous perennial with bright green, lance-shaped leaves. From mid to late summer, on stout upright stems, it has orange-red, daisy like flowers with brown centres and yellow flushes to the edges of its petals.

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Clump-forming, Compact


Colour

Flower

Yellow, Orange-red, Brown in Summer

Foliage

Green in Summer


How to care

Watch out for

Specific diseases

Leaf spot

General care

Pruning

Deadhead to prolong flowering.

Propagation methods

Basal cuttings, Division


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Helenium 'Chelsey' (Sneezeweed 'Chelsey') will reach a height of 0.8m and a spread of 0.3m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Beds and borders, City, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Low Maintenance, Prairie planting

Cultivation

Plant in any fertile, moist but well-drained soil in full sun. Support stems for best results.

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, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 9, Zone 8, Zone 7, Zone 6, Zone 5

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