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Helenium ‘Flammenspiel’

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Summary

‘Flammenspiel’, or “dancing flame,” is the perfect name to describe the dramatic fiery-red flowers that put on a show beginning in the middle of August. A dense conflagration of flowers continues the spectacle for five weeks before concluding in mid-September. This cultivar is another 5′ tall Helenium that contributes a statuesque presence in the garden making it a perfect addition to the back of the border. ‘Flammenspiel’ is a tenacious plant with excellent resistance to disease and defoliation. Bare lower stems that are characteristic of many Helen’s flowers are not a concern for this cultivar.


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  • Rating
    4.2 
  • Common Name
    Flammenspiel sneezeweed  
  • Bloom Period
    mid-August — Mid-September 
  • Peak Bloom
    late August 
  • Flower Size
    1.5" 
  • Size
    64" X 32" 
  • Powdery Mildew Resistance
    fair 

  • Pollinator Favorite