Helianthemum nummularian 'Henfield Brilliant'

Henfield Brilliant Sun Rose

Evergreen Groundcover, Perennial

This drought tolerant, ground covering, evergreen perennial with gray-green foliage is covered in single orange flower in late spring and early summer. Needs excellent drainage and full sun.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

Exposure: Full Sun, Afternoon Sun

Water Needs: Drought-tolerant, Low


Size: 6 - 12 tall x 18 - 36 wide
Shape / Form: Low and Spreading, Trailing
Foliage Texture: Fine
Foliage Quality: Fine

Features: Attracts Bees, Drought-tolerant / Water wise, Flowers, Long Blooming, Low Maintenance, Year-round Interest

Foliage Color: Silver / Gray

Flower Color: Orange
Bloom Season: May, Jun, Spring, Summer
Flower Shape: Single

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Beds and Borders, Edging, Groundcover, Hell Strip, Mixed Border, Small Gardens
Special Situations: Low Water / No Water, Reflected Heat, Seaside / Salt Tolerant
Wildlife: Bees, Butterflies

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Spring, Summer, Fall, Year-round Interest, Three Seasons of Interest
Position / Role: ground hugger
Collections: eGardenGo Favorite, Great Plant Pick, Plants That Earn Their Keep

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: medium

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