Helianthemum Fire Dragon Sunrose

Height 40cm
Spread 80cm
Full sun
Botanical Name: Helianthemum Fire Dragon Sunrose

Variety Profile

  • Long flowering - masses of orange-red flowers during the warmer months.
  • Dry tolerant once established.
  • Forms a tight, compact mound of evergreen grey foliage which can make an effective and ornamental ground cover.
  • Hardy and easy to grow.

Cultural Care

Grows well in most soil types which are moist but well draining and in a sunny location.
Lightly prune after main flowering to help maintain a dense, neat habit and encourage further flowering. An application of slow release fertiliser during spring would be beneficial.

Plant Uses

  • Mass plant for low maintenance ground cover.
  • Mixed perennial borders or rockeries.  
  • Fast results for new gardens.
  • Containers or general garden use.


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