Helenium autumnale Mariachi™ 'Salsa' sneezeweed from North Creek Nurseries

Helenium autumnale Mariachi™ 'Salsa'

Common: sneezeweed — PP25978

Helenium Mariachi™ 'Salsa' PP25978 - 50 per flat

  • Height: 18"-20"
  • Spread: 20"-24"
  • Spacing: 18"
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3-9

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Plant Details

These bold, spicy red flowers are sure to bring rhythm to your garden palette! Its dense, compact and tidy habit will be COVERED with bright red blooms that age to shades of orange and yellow from late summer through fall. A must-have perennial for late season color and pollinator activity in the garden border.

Characteristics & Attributes


  • Full Sun

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Well-Drained
  • Average
  • Moist

Plug Type

  • Horticultural Plug

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Late Summer
  • Fall

Green Infrastructure

  • Bioretention/Rain Garden

For Animals

  • Pollinator-friendly
  • Caution: Toxic
  • Deer Resistant


  • Cut Flower

Propagation Type

  • Tissue culture

Care & Maintenance

Best in full sun and average to moist, well-drained soil. Cut foliage back after flowering to get a second bloom. Water well upon planting and regularly until established. 

Interesting Notes

Sneezeweed is a natural rabbit repellant.