Sneezeweed (Helenium autumnale)

Abundant yellow disk flowers adorn the late summer prairie. A tough native plant of wet Illinois prairies and wetland/pond margins. 


  • Acronym: HELAUT
  • Life-Cycle: Perennial
  • Bloom Color: Yellow
  • Bloom Time: August - October
  • Typical Height: 48"
  • Light Preference: Full Sun - Part Sun
  • Soil Preference: Wet
  • Root Structure: Shallow Fiberous
  • Stratification: None Required
  • Seeds per Ounce: 130,000*
  • Seeds per Packet: 2,000*
  • IL County Ecotypes we Grow**
    1. McHenry County


Other scientific names used for this species:

  • None


Other common names used for this species:

  • Common Sneezeweed


*Approximate, actual number of seeds may vary slightly by seed lot.

**We have listed the County ecotypes that we grow for this species, this ecotype may or may not be available at the time of your order. If you prefer one of the ecotypes over another please type it into the "Additional Info Section" and we'll provide that ecotype if it's available, if it is not available we will provide one of the other ecotypes listed.

Helenium autumnale - Per Ounce

$25.00 Regular Price
$15.00Sale Price