Heliopsis helianthoides Tuscan Sun - false sunflower

    Heliopsis helianthoides Tuscan Sun - false sunflower


    Heliopsis helianthoides Tuscan Sun, also known as False Sunflower, is a compact perennial plant that produces bright yellow flowers with dark centers. The plant grows up to 2-3 feet tall and spreads about 1-2 feet wide. Its foliage is deep green and slightly hairy with a serrated edge.

    This plant is known for its profuse blooming throughout the summer and fall seasons. The flowers appear in clusters at the top of sturdy stems and are 2-3 inches in diameter. They have a bright, sunny appearance and attract bees, butterflies, and other pollinators to the garden.

    Heliopsis helianthoides Tuscan Sun is a low-maintenance plant that prefers full sun to partial shade and well-drained soil. It is drought-tolerant once established and can handle some humidity. This plant is ideal for border plantings, mixed perennial beds, and wildflower gardens.

    In addition to its ornamental value, Heliopsis helianthoides Tuscan Sun has medicinal properties. It has been used in traditional medicine to treat conditions such as respiratory problems, fevers, and skin rashes.


    Height 90cm
    Width 24cm
    Bloom Time July-August
    Zone 3