Helenium Dancing Flames

Helen's Flower, Helenium Flammenspiel

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Plant Code: HEDF

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Smothered in vibrant flaming yellow-orange flowers with raised chocolate colored central disks, from mid summer to fall. Flowers age to a golden yellow. Pronounced chocolate button centers are surrounded by a skirt of colorful petals. Abundant flowers, like ballerinas twirling in bright tutus, dance throughout the foliage. This Helenium will stand out in the garden! Dancing Flames looks stunning in borders and wildflower gardens.


Type: Perennials
Height: Tall 3'
Spacing: Plant 18-24" apart
Bloom Time: Mid-Summer to Early Fall
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Sunny
Zones: 4-8   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Clay
Flower: Orange/Copper
Accent: Yellow
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

Features to Note

  • Beneficial for Pollinators
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Good for Cut Flowers
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Humidity Tolerant
  • Long-Blooming

Helenium General Information

Helenium are North American natives with prolific flowering. A good backbone plant for the late summer and fall border. Great for cutting and attractive to butterflies. Plant it and enjoy the show. Carefree. Idaho has restricted all potted plant material from being shipped into Idaho at this time.

Helenium Plant Care

Does not usually need staking. Best in a moist soil, but will tolerate short periods of dry. Plants may be pinched or cut back in early spring to encourage branching. Disease and pest free. Easy to divide in spring or fall every 3-4 years.