Characterized by its golden yellow flowers with a mahogany center, deep red stems and red-tinged foliage. A long-blooming native perennial, easy to grow in most soil types, tolerates some drought once established. An excellent filler for the middle of the border and great cut flower. Introduced by: North Creek Nurseries

This distinguished selection boasts salsa red flowers that transition through shades of orange and bronze above the clump of deep purple-tinged foliage; the first-ever Heliopsis that isn't yellow. Though short-lived, this nativar will reseed. Easy to grow and thrives in heavy, moist soils including alkaline clay. Introduced by: Jelitto