Photo Courtesy of NVK Nurseries

Heliopsis helianthoides var. scabra Burning Hearts (False Sunflower)

Buttery yellow flowers resembling dahlia’s have rich orange halos surrounding a deep orange centre. Deep red purple stems and foliage compliment the richly coloured blooms. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late spring to early summer
3-4 ft tall x 1-1.5 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Heat tolerant


Zone Zone 3
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Moderate Moisture
Native to Native Cultivar