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Helianthus giganteus 'Sheila's Sunshine'

Giant Sunflower

Plant Type:

SUN PERENNIALS

Helianthus giganteus ‘Sheila’s Sunshine’ – is a selection of Giant Sunflower with bright pale yellow single daisy flowers in an open, upright clusters blooming from late summer into the autumn. This plant grows at least 6’ tall for us and sometimes approaches 8’ to 9’. It is lovely with Miscanthus, any of the taller Joe-pye weeds, ironweeds and goldenrods. Site in full sun planted in any decent draining soil. Gradually increases and spreads. 'Sheila's Sunshine' will arrive mostly cut back if ordered in autumn. Potted perennial grown from cutting or division.


Height:

6-9 Ft

Spread:

2 Ft

Colors:

Soft Yellow

Zone:

(5)6 to 9
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Item Description Price  
HELIGISH Helianthus g. 'Sheila's Sunshine' (3.5 inch Square Press Fit Pot Extra Deep – 1.52 pints / 720 ml.) $12.00 Buy Now


Characteristics and Attributes for Helianthus giganteus 'Sheila's Sunshine'

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Late Summer / Autumn

Nature Attraction

  • Deer Resistant
  • Honey Bees & Native Bees

Light

  • Full Sun

Attributes

  • Border
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Natural Garden
  • Massing
  • Wildlife Garden

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Moderately Fast

Soil

  • Sandy
  • Draining
  • Fertile

Origins

  • Garden Origin

Propagated By

  • Division