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Helenium 'Helena Red Shades' - Seeds

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£3.49

Catalogue Code: 30211054

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Helenium ‘Helena Red Shades’ glows with rich colour in late summer, producing masses of crimson-red daisy-like flowers with prominent dark red centres. This reliable hardy perennial is enormously popular with pollinators and makes beautiful cut flowers.

Key Features

  • Loved by pollinators
  • Hardy perennial

Pack Contents: 75 Seeds

Height: 1.2m

Description

  • Big daisy-like crimson flowers
  • Late summer colour
  • Popular with pollinators
  • Beautiful cut flowers

Helenium ‘Helena Red Shades’ glows with rich colour in late summer, producing masses of crimson-red daisy-like flowers with prominent dark red centres. This reliable hardy perennial will usually flower in the first year after sowing. It’s enormously popular with pollinators and makes beautiful cut flowers.

Sow indoors

Sow on the surface of pre-watered seed compost, in pots or trays, and cover with a very fine layer of compost. Keep around 20°C, do not exclude light and allow 2-4 weeks for germination.

Grow on

When large enough to handle, pot on into 8cm pots and grow on at a minimum temperature of 10°C.

Plant out

Plant out in well drained soil in full sun, 45cm apart.

Aftercare

Deadhead to prolong the flowering period. Cut down in late autumn as the plant dies off. Clumps can be divided every 3 years.

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Growing Calendar

J Jan F Feb M Mar A Apr M May J June J Jul A Aug S Sep O Oct N Nov D Dec
Sow Indoors
Harvest

Delivery

We know how important your garden is to you. We've listened to our customers and introduced a new improved speedy delivery service, meaning Express delivery comes as standard

Order TypeDelivery ChargeDelivery Charge
Seed only order£2.49If you purchase any other items you'll be charged the standard delivery rate of £5.99
Plants, bulbs & gardening accessories£5.99If we need to split your order into separate deliveries we'll only charge one delivery fee
Extra large or long plants & heavy items£9.99These are clearly displayed at check-out
Compost (and any other large or heavy items)£5.99

These items are subject to a delivery multiplier where orders containing 3 or 4 items will be subject to an additional £5.99 for every further 2 items added. This is automatically applied at check-out:

  • 1 - 2 bags £5.99
  • 3 - 4 bags £11.98
  • 5 - 6 bags £17.97
  • 7 - 8 bags £23.96
  • 9 - 10 bags £29.95

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