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Light Requirements: full sun

Soil Moisture: medium/wet

Bloom Color: yellow

Bloom Time: July-August

Height: 3-5 ft. 

Deer Resistant? Yes

Black Walnut tolerant?

Sneezeweed (Helenium autumnale)

  • I'm a native of New York state and Tompkins County, NY.


    I attract butterflies and bees


    I like to form clumps


    I have a reputation for causing allergies, but my pollen is sticky so very hard to inhale.  It’s likely ragweed that’s making you sneeze in the fall.

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