Helenium flexuosum, Purpleheaded Sneezeweed



H. flexuosum is attractive to bees, wasps, flies, and beetles. Its potential height of 3-4 feet and winged stem are some identifying characteristics.

  • Listing ID: 1149
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Soil Moisture: 1-5 (dry to wet): 3-4
  • Stratification: No stratification required
  • Bloom Time: August-October
  • Family: Asteraceae (Aster)
  • Sunlight Exposure: Partial shade to full sun
  • Latin Name: Helenium flexuoaum
  • Common Name: Purple-Headed Sneezeweed
  • Eco-Region: 251