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Heliopsis helianthoides 'Sunstruck'
Common Name: False Sunflower Family: Asteraceae (The Aster Family)

Heliopsis helianthoides 'Sunstruck' is a variegated false sunflower with classic, long lasting, two inch wide, deep yellow daisies in summer but, in this case, held atop beautiful variegated foliage that is creamy white with dark green veins. 'Sunstruck' blooms earlier than other cultivars starting in the late spring and, with a little deadheading, can continue its bloom into the autumn.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Americas - North America

Native Habitat:
Tallgrass prairies and savannas, prairie remnants, woodland edges, open or rocky woods, and along old roads and railroads up to 2134 metres.

ClassDeciduous Primary Bloom ColourYellow
TypePerennial Secondary Bloom Colour
Height12-24" Bloom TimeSpring - Summer
Spread8-12" FragranceNo
Light Exposure Foliage ColourVariegated - Cream/White
Soil Moisture Stem ColourRed
Hardiness4-9 BerriesNo
BC NativeNo

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