Heliopsis Bleeding Hearts Oxeye Sunflower
Get ready for your heart to be set on fire for Bleeding Hearts Oxeye Sunflower, Heliopsis. This beauty brings vibrant red-orange flowers to the summer garden. The spicy scented flowers emerge scarlet red and develop to bright orange-red in full bloom. As the flowers age more bronze and red tones appear. In spring the foliage emerges deep mahogany-purple on eggplant black stems. Its parent is the Missouri native Oxeye Sunflower that grows naturally in tall grass prairies and along the woods edges. Its native heritage brings great drought resistant. Don’t be surprised when you see butterflies, bees, and other important pollinators enjoying its abundant blooms. It makes a delightful cut flower. Deer resistant. Long lived perennial.
Plant in full sun to light shade. Although tolerant of drought for best blooming water during dry spells. You will get more flowers if you keep it well watered when budding up and blooming.
Offered in-house and online. Subject to availability.
IMPORTANT ONLINE ORDERING INFORMATION
Due to the overwhelming demand, Online Ordering is now closed. Please visit the nursery for your plant purchases.
IMPORTANT PREORDER INFORMATION – PREORDER IS NOW CLOSED – PREORDER PICKUP UPDATE
Thank your for placing preorders. Preorder is now closed. Some ordered plants are available now, many will be available early to mid April. If you have preordered:
1. When all your plants become available we will call you to schedule a pickup date.
2. Pickup instructions: as soon as you arrive on your scheduled pickup date call 314-707-2492. We will bring it to your car, or you may come in the nursery for pickup.
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