Heliopsis var. Summer Sun

 

Heliopsis var. scabra 'Sommersonne' Summer Sun, Ox Eye. A clump-forming Herbaceous perennial with mid-green leaves, producing single, deep golden yellow flowers with brownish yellow centres from mid-summer to early autumn. An excellent choice for a border. Max Height 90cm. Max Spread 60cm. Flowers July to September. Divide and replant every 2-3 yrs

 

Plant in moist fertile well drained soil. Full sun, Hardy. Protect from winter wet.

 

General Herbaceous & Perennial Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding some planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.