Helenium `Moerheim Beauty` - Sunflower `Moerheim Beauty`
The slightly bushy growing perennial sunflower `Moerheim Beauty` with its many small cupped flowers is reminiscent of a beautiful red sun. It blooms from June to October and fascinates every garden observer. The long, narrow, dark-green leaves of Helenium Moerheim Beauty also add to its beauty.
Bees-friendly sunflower `Moerheim Beauty´
With its numerous and showy flowers, the Helenium attracts numerous bees, butterflies and other insects that enjoy the nectar. Due to its slightly upwardly curved centre, all kinds of insects enjoy hanging around it. A perfect planting partner is the Balkan – cranesbill or the blue-bubicop
Because of its size of 80cm, planting the sunflower in the back of a bed is recommended, because this way it does not steal the show from other plants and is a perfect eye-catcher.
What is the Helenium `Moerheim Beauty` suitable for?
Because the sunflower loves a sunny location, it is suitable for bee pastures, farms, beds and open spaces. Due to its beautiful appearance, the Helenium perennial plant is also perfect as a cut flower in a vase.
The sunflower Moerheim Beauty has small roots that cannot absorb so much water, so watering throughout the growing season is a must. It needs a well-drained, fresh and nutrient-rich soil to thrive. The Helenium should never be allowed to dry out, so it is advisable to enrich the soil with a little moisturising mulch. The plant is frost-hardy and only needs a little fleece or brushwood to be laid over it during the winter.
Buy Sunflower `Moerheim Beauty`
For one square metre of area you will need approx. 5 - 6 plants
The plants are grown in pots, therefore they can be planted all year round.