Compact types have fully double and semi-double flowers in orange and yellow. Flowers heavily in hot, dry climates and poor soil. Grown infrequently. The cultivars are a better buy.
Attributes - Heliopsis helianthoides
Plant Type: Perennial
Bloom Season: Mid Summer through Late Summer
Flower Color: Orange, White
Height: 2 ft. to 5 ft.
Width: 3 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun
Climate: Zones 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Notes: Container Plants, Low Maintenance. Susceptible to Aphids.